DUR-37AED1: Silver long cross penny of Henry III (1218-72) minted in Canterbury, 1251-72.

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-37AED1

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Silver long cross penny of Henry III (1218-72) minted in Canterbury, 1251-72. Wren Class 5b or c North 992/993.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.04 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 18.21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd April 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

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: Long cross classes 5b-c, not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust holding sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross dividing the legend
Reverse inscription: WILLEM ON CANT
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Thornton-le-Street (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4086
Four figure Latitude: 54.2681
Four figure longitude: -1.387337
1:25K map: SE4086
1:10K map: SE48NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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