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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-7F9E7D

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A silver medieval continental sterling imitation penny of Henry VII, King of the Romans, dating to AD 1308-1312. +:hEnRICV (eagle) S:DEI:GRA obverse depicting a crowned bust facing. ROM/ANO/RVM REX (eagle) reverse depicting a long with three pellets in each quarter. Minted in Luxemburg. As Mayhew (1983) 254.

Notes:

Recorded from details emailed by the finder. 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1308
Date to: Circa AD 1312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.35 g
Diameter: 18 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 VII, King of the Romans
Mint or issue place: Luxemburg
Type: Edw. Imit: Henry VII, King of the Romans (M 254-255)
Obverse inscription: [...]hEnRICV]eagle S:DEI:G[...]
Reverse inscription: ROM/AnO/RV[...]
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7022
Four figure Latitude: 50.99314968
Four figure longitude: -1.00395662
1:25K map: SU7022
1:10K map: SU72SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Mayhew, N. 1983 Sterling Imitations of Edwardian Type Royal Numismatic Society Special Publication 14

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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