LVPL-976477: LVPL-976477

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-976477

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver short cross penny, probably of John (1199-1216).

Obv: HENRICVS REX; crowned bust facing with sceptre.

Rev: [ ]NON[ ]; voided short cross.

Class 5c-6c1.

1204-1217AD.

Notes:

The reverse of this coin appears to be double struck.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1204
Date to: Circa AD 1217

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.97 mm
Weight: 1.3 g
Diameter: 18.27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 22nd May 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
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: Unknown
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 5-8, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX
Reverse description: Voided short cross.
Reverse inscription: [ ]NON[ ]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: York (Unitary Authority)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Towthorpe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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