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NLM-E047F2: Medieval Voided Long Cross Penny of Henry III

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-E047F2

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

A complete medieval silver voided long cross penny of Henry III, class 5, possibly 5b. 1251-72. The mint is London and the monyer is Nicole.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1251
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.32 g
Diameter: 18.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2007

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11409

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: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing forward with sceptre in right hand.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: NIC/OLE/ONL/VND

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Saxby All Saints

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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