NLM-9566ED: Medieval Coin: Halfpenny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-9566ED

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Voided long cross cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272), moneyer Rener at York mint, class 3b issue of 1250

Obverse description: Facing bust no sceptre; hair [left] of two neat curls and pellets; beard of single row of pellets, full lips.

Obverse inscription: (---)CVS REX I(--)

Reverse description: Voided long cross, three pellets in each angle.

Reverse inscription: REN/ERO/(--)

Diameter: 17.3mm, Weight: 0.63gms, die axis: 3

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1248
Date to: Exactly AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.63 g
Diameter: 17.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 21st October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM40683

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3b (N 987)
Obverse description: Facing bust no sceptre; hair [left] of two neat curls and pellets; beard of single row of pellets, full lips
Obverse inscription: (---)CVS REX I(--)
Reverse description: Voided long cross, three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: REN/ERO/(--)
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Raskelf (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4971
Four figure Latitude: 54.13252014
Four figure longitude: -1.25160087
1:25K map: SE4971
1:10K map: SE47SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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