LEIC-F19363: Medieval silver short cross coin fragment, 1180-1247

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-F19363

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Medieval silver short cross fragment, possible London mint, 1180-1247

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13 mm
Width: 10 mm
Weight: 0.53 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 10th August 2018 - Friday 10th August 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

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: Very worn
Reverse description: Voided short cross and crosslets
Reverse inscription: NDE

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: Swepstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK3710
Four figure Latitude: 52.68643377
Four figure longitude: -1.45407737
1:25K map: SK3710
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: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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