History: Record ID: WAW-9B073C – MEDIEVAL coin

History: Record ID: WAW-9B073C – MEDIEVAL coin


WAW-9B073C: Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of Henry III (Obverse and reverse).

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Unique ID: WAW-9B073C

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

Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272) minted between 1250 and 1265 by Henri. Class 5; North No. 994-999.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL

Period from: MEDIEVAL

Period to: MEDIEVAL

Date from: Exactly AD 1250

Date to: Exactly AD 1265

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Weight: 0.7 g

Diameter: 18.64 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery:
Sunday 1st January 2017

Saturday 1st July 2017

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 halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England

Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 – 1278
Type: Long cross classes 5a-g, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards. R is similar to Figure 19 in North.
Obverse inscription: ENRICVS RE
Reverse description: Long voided cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: RIO / NLV
Die axis measurement: 3 o’clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

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