LEIC-F17BFB: Medieval silver cut long cross halfpenny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-F17BFB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver cut voided long cross halfpenny of Henry III, moneyer Robert, Canterbury mint, probably class 5h, 1270-72.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1270
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.68 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 29th August 2018 - Wednesday 29th August 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Mr Paul Strike

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: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5h (N 998)
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: EN III
Reverse description: Voided long cross and pellets
Reverse inscription: ROBE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: North West Leicestershire (District)
Parish or ward: Normanton Le Heath (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK3612
Four figure Latitude: 52.70447942
Four figure longitude: -1.46865202
1:25K map: SK3612
1:10K map: SK31SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: About one month ago
Updated: 29 days ago

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