FAJN-7689AA: Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of William I of Scotland

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COIN

Unique ID: FAJN-7689AA

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A medieval silver cut halfpenny of William I of Scotland (1165-1214), phase B (c.1205-30; Spink S5032), mint: Roxburgh, moneyer: Hue Walter. Ref: Spink 2003: 14.

Obv. Left-facing bust; inscription illegible

Rev. short cross (voided) with 6-pointed mullet (star) in each angle; +HV[ ]RO

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1205
Date to: Circa AD 1230

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 9 mm
Weight: 0.46 g
Diameter: 18 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 B (S 5029 - 5033))
Obverse description: Left-facing bust
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Short cross (voided) with 6-pointed mullet (star) in each angle
Reverse inscription: +HV[ ]RO
Die axis measurement: 2 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: Cuddesdon and Denton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5903
Four figure Latitude: 51.72262722
Four figure longitude: -1.1472619
1:25K map: SP5903
1:10K map: SP50SE
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: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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