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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-223BF7

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

A worn silver Medieval short cross penny of Henry III, Class 7b-c, dating to 1222-1242. Moneyer is HENRI at Canterbury mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1222
Date to: Circa AD 1242

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.6 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

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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: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 7b-c, not further defined
Reverse inscription: +HENRI ON CA[...]
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Chilcomb (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4929
Four figure Latitude: 51.05825747
Four figure longitude: -1.30220905
1:25K map: SU4929
1:10K map: SU42NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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