DUR-865437: Voided long cross penny

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Unique ID: DUR-865437

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Voided long cross penny of John (1199-1216), 1204/5- 1208/9. Class 5 probably The coin appears to have been struck once, then flipped over and struck again.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1204
Date to: AD 1209

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.96 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 18.21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st December 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust holding sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRIV[S REX] III
Reverse description: Voided long cross
Reverse inscription: [IOH]S ON [CANT]E[R]?
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Barmby Moor (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7749
Four figure Latitude: 53.931409
Four figure longitude: -0.82874
1:25K map: SE7749
1:10K map: SE74NE
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
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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