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Unique ID: WILT-47B45B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval Silver cut halfpenny of Henry II - John, dating to AD 1180-1204. Voided short cross class 1-4, London mint, uncertain moneyer.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1204

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.59 g
Diameter: 18.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sophie Hawke
Identified by: Ms Sophie Hawke
Secondary identifier: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5419

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II - Henry III
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing, sceptre in left. 3 curls on right
Obverse inscription: [...]RICVS R[...]
Reverse description: Voided short cross pommee with quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: W[...]NDE
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bishopstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0826
Four figure Latitude: 51.03330807
Four figure longitude: -1.88728748
1:25K map: SU0826
1:10K map: SU02NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 10 days ago
Updated: 9 days ago

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