FAJN-5DEAA7: Medieval coin: silver penny of William I of Scotland

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COIN

Unique ID: FAJN-5DEAA7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A medieval silver cut halfpenny of William I of Scotland (1165-1214), 'short cross and stars' type Phase A (1195-c.1205; Spink S5027), mint uncertain, moneyer: Hue Walter. Ref: Spink 2003: 13.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1195
Date to: Circa AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.66 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr. John Naylor
Identified by: Dr. John Naylor

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Type: Scottish: William I, Short Cross and Stars coinage Phase A (S 5027 - 5028)
Obverse description: Left-facing crowned bust, sceptre in front
Obverse inscription: +W[ ]R[ ]
Reverse description: Short cross, voided, 6-pointed mullet (star) in each angle
Reverse inscription: +[ ]VE:ON:[ ]
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Berinsfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5697
Four figure Latitude: 51.66899263
Four figure longitude: -1.19164919
1:25K map: SU5697
1:10K map: SU59NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAJN
Created: 9 days ago
Updated: 8 days ago

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