LEIC-974AC2: Medieval silver halfpenny of Henry VI

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-974AC2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver halfpenny of Henry VI, Rosette-Mascle issue, type RM8/m, Calais mint,1422-30.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1422
Date to: Circa AD 1430

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.46 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust, hENRIC (roseette) REX (mascle) ANGL'
Obverse inscription: HENRICREXANGL'
Reverse description: Long cross and pellets VIL (mascle)LA (double saltaire) CALI SIE (rosette)
Reverse inscription: VILLACALISIE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Bottesford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8237
Four figure Latitude: 52.92416219
Four figure longitude: -0.78172536
1:25K map: SK8237
1:10K map: SK83NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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