SF-1C0F27: Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of John of England.

Rights Holder: Suffolk County Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: SF-1C0F27

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver Medieval cut halfpenny of John of England (AD 1199-1216), group II, class iii, dating to AD 1205-1210. Mint of Rhuddlan; Simon moneyer.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1190
Date to: Circa AD 1210

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.93 mm
Weight: 0.57 g
Diameter: 18.29 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 12th June 2019

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Rhuddlan
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust, holding sceptre.
Obverse inscription: [hEN]RICVS R[EX]
Reverse description: Short voided cross; quatrefoil in angles.
Reverse inscription: [SI]MON. ON . R[...]
Initial mark: [...]
Die axis measurement: 1 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: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Woolpit

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SF-F4E1AE
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A Medieval silver cut halfpenny of John (AD 1199-1216), Class 5b dating to AD 1205-1210 (N 970/971). Moneyer: Andreu; Mint: London.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: PUBLIC-8E2C2C
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver cut halfpenny of king John dating to the period AD 1205 - 1210. Short cross reverse. Uncertain moneyer Simon. Miint of Rhuddlan. Gro…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-F41195
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval cut halfpenny of John of England (AD 1199-1216), short voided cross, class 5b-c, dating to AD 1205-1210. Mint of Norwich; G…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.