PUBLIC-DA7D4B: Medieval silver cut halfpenny

Rights Holder: Lincolnshire County Council
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Silver coin, folded over leaving only the reverse visible, with one side being more visible than the other, likely from Edward I.

Folded possible due to a ritual such as marriage.

The inscription on the reverse is mostly unreadable.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1272
Date to: Circa AD 1327

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Andrew Kelly
Identified by: Mr Andrew Kelly

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward I, not further defined
Obverse description: Coin folded, leaving this unreadable
Obverse inscription: N/A
Reverse description: Folded, very unreadable with a cross and small circular patterns in-between each cross

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Caistor Area

Spatial coordinates

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

References cited

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