WAW-45AF49: Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of Henry III (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-45AF49

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272) minted in London between 1248 and 1250. Probably Class 3a. North Nos. 986.

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
Weight: 0.65 g
Diameter: 17.16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th December 2018 - Sunday 9th December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3a (N 986)
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards.
Obverse inscription: RICVS RE
Reverse description: Long-voided cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: HEN - NDE
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Warwick (District)
Parish or ward: Beausale, Haseley, Honiley and Wroxall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2170
Four figure Latitude: 52.32769549
Four figure longitude: -1.69327931
1:25K map: SP2170
1:10K map: SP27SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 6 days ago
Updated: 6 days ago

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