LEIC-9E0D52: Long cross penny

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-9E0D52

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A Medieval silver longcross penny of Henry III (1216-1272), dating to AD 1248 - 1250. Class 3a. Minted by Roger in Newcastle.
Reference: North Volume 1 (1991) p 226 no 986
Diameter: 17.86 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Die Axis: 5

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1248
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 17.86 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: RCM 0635

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Newcastle
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3a (N 986)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing forward. Two curls with pellets in for hair, no sceptre.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: ROGER ON NEW
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Apethorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0295
Four figure Latitude: 52.54331004
Four figure longitude: -0.49736857
1:25K map: TL0295
1:10K map: TL09NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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