YORYM-08F4AC: Medieval Coin : Cut halfpenny of Richard I

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Unique ID: YORYM-08F4AC

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A silver medieval cut halfpenny of Richard I dating to the period AD 1194 – 1199. Short cross reverse. Moneyer Stivene. Mint of London. Class 4.

North Vol 1, p.220, no.966/968.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1194
Date to: Circa AD 1199

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 19.7 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E06477

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 4, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [-]ENRICV[----------]
Reverse description: Short cross
Reverse inscription: STI[------]ON
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Easingwold (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5270
Four figure Latitude: 54.1232395
Four figure longitude: -1.20586552
1:25K map: SE5270
1:10K map: SE57SW
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

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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