GLO-A28389:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-A28389

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

Silver penny of John Class 6b dated to 1213-1215

Obverse: bust facing forwards holding sceptre HENRICVS R-EX (pellet on S)

Reverse: short cross voided with four pellets in each angle IOHN ON NOR

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1213
Date to: Circa AD 1215

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.25 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2019 - Sunday 1st December 2019

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Norwich
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 6b, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards holding sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS R-EX (pellet on S)
Reverse description: Short cross voided with four pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: IOHN ON NOR
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Frampton Cotterell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6782
Four figure Latitude: 51.53593137
Four figure longitude: -2.47717192
1:25K map: ST6782
1:10K map: ST68SE
Grid reference source: From 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.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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