IOW-ED10B2: Penny of Henry III. North 979, class 7b. North 979 (1217/8-42)

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-ED10B2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Penny of Henry III. North 979, class 7b. North 979 (1217/8-42).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1217
Date to: AD 1242

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.34 g
Diameter: 18.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2005-168

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre in right hand
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS R[EX]
Reverse description: Short cross voided with a quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: OSMVNDE ON CANT (D and E ligated)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Shalfleet Parish

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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