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Unique ID: WAW-4A038B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: cut farthing of John (1199-1216) or Henry III (1216-1272) minted between AD 1204 and 1247. Class 5-8: North No. 968/4-981/3.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1204
Date to: Exactly AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.28 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 11th April 2015 - Saturday 11th April 2015

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)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 5-8, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards. Curls with pellets within.
Obverse inscription: HEN
Reverse description: Short-voided cross with a quatrefoil in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: N ยท O
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
Parish or ward: Linstead Magna (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3176
Four figure Latitude: 52.3334186
Four figure longitude: 1.38908815
1:25K map: TM3176
1:10K map: TM37NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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

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Created: 6 days ago
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