NLM-09869E: Medieval Coin: Cut Halfpenny, possibly of William I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-09869E

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

Silver coin. Cut halfpenny, possibly of William I (1066-1087)

Obverse description: Facing crowned bust

Obverse inscription: (---).I.L[--]

Reverse description: two parallel lines

Reverse inscription: possibly (---)ONS(--)

Diameter: 18.0mm, Weight: 0.58gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1066
Date to: Exactly AD 1087

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 11th September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM41238

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: William the Conqueror
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: (---).I.L[--]
Reverse description: Two parallel lines
Reverse inscription: Possibly (---)ONS(--)
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Wyham cum Cadeby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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