BUC-CDDF74: Medieval Cut Half

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Unique ID: BUC-CDDF74

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval silver voided long cross cut half coin dating from c.AD 1247-1279. It has three pellets in each quarter. The legend and ruler are uncertain.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1247
Date to: Circa AD 1279

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 14.9 mm
Width: 6.7 mm
Weight: 0.32 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 25th October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Helen Wickenden
Identified by: Ms Helen Wickenden

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 4870

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Worn
Obverse inscription: [...]
Reverse description: Voided long cross

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Tyringham and Filgrave (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8648
Four figure Latitude: 52.12363263
Four figure longitude: -0.7452427
1:25K map: SP8648
1:10K map: SP84NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date find submitted for recording
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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