IOW-5827D5: Medieval Coin: Penny of John.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: IOW-5827D5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Short cross penny of John. North 970 (1205-10).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1205
Date to: AD 1210

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 5th March 2006

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2006-28-9

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX. Sceptre between E and X of REX
Reverse description: Voided short cross with a quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: IOHAN ON NOR

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: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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

Similar objects

Find number: IOW-2D20C6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Penny of John. North 970 (1205-10).
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: IOW-12D5A1
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Penny of John. North 970 (1205-10).
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: IOW-B98CA4
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Penny of John. North 970 or 970/1 (1205-10).
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.