WAW-329A15: Obverse and reverse of an incomplete Henry III cut halfpenny.

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Unique ID: WAW-329A15

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete cut halfpenny of Henry III.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1247
Date to: AD 1251

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2005

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: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Only two locks of hair are visible of the bust.
Obverse inscription: HEN
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: NIC

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wychavon (District)
Parish or ward: Honeybourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1143
Four figure Latitude: 52.08524575
Four figure longitude: -1.84088141
1:25K map: SP1143
1:10K map: SP14SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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