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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-52B8BE

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval silver cut farthing of Henry III dating to AD 1248-1250. Voided long cross class 3, uncertain sub-type. Minted by Nicole in an uncertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1248
Date to: Exactly AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9.5 mm
Width: 8.11 mm
Weight: 0.3 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Alyson Tanner
Identified by: Mrs Alyson Tanner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5426

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with two curls each side of the head and possibly pellet in annulet eyes.
Obverse inscription: H[ENRICVS REX] III'*
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: NIC[ ... ]
Initial mark: Star
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Shrewton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0544
Four figure Latitude: 51.19519836
Four figure longitude: -1.9298266
1:25K map: SU0544
1:10K map: SU04SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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