LEIC-8B9C86: Medieval silver shortcross penny of Richard I

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-8B9C86

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver shortcross penny of Richard I, Winchester , Class 3-4a,1190-1199.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1190
Date to: Circa AD 1199

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 1.35 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: Winchester
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: HENRICVSREX
Reverse description: Voided short cross and crosslets
Reverse inscription: WILLELM ON WIN

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Frisby on the Wreake (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7217
Four figure Latitude: 52.745837
Four figure longitude: -0.934848
1:25K map: SK7217
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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