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    • Created: Tuesday 24th June 2014
    • Denomination: Halfpenny

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Record ID: BERK-996FDA
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
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A worn copper alloy halfpenny of George III (AD 1760-1820) dating to AD 1799 (ship issue) and minted in Birmingham (Soho). The coin has been altered into an object resembling a cogged wheel; the outer edges of the coin have been pinched out of the obverse in nine places. This gives the effect of a cogged wheel or circular saw blade; all of the pinches run in the same direction. It is unclear how these pinches were formed, possibly by brute force (hammering) or by heating the edge of the coin to make the metal more malleable. Its use is unclear. Spink (2006) 3778.
Created on: Tuesday 24th June 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 24th June 2014
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Record ID: DENO-96361C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Nottinghamshire
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A complete Medieval silver long cross halfpenny of Richard II (AD 1377 to 1399). Mint of London. Coin Reference: Withers Class 1a, North, Volume 2, number 1331b.
Created on: Tuesday 24th June 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 24th June 2014
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Record ID: NMS-9515F4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Silver halfpenny of Edward I, Withers type 2 or early type 3, continuous S on obverse, composite S on reverse, North class 3-4, London, 1281-9
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Last updated: Tuesday 24th June 2014
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