SUR-43FFE1: Medieval coin: Penny of Henry I

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Unique ID: SUR-43FFE1

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A penny of Henry I, facing bust/cross fleury type. Winchester mint. North 866.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1117
Date to: Circa AD 1117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.27 g
Diameter: 18.37 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 11-1328

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Mint or issue place: Winchester
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC x (N 866)
Obverse description: Facing bust of Henry I
Obverse inscription: [HE]NR[ICVS REX] A[N]
Reverse description: Cross fleury
Reverse inscription: [...]VT[...]PIN
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Roydon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM0981
Four figure Latitude: 52.38712
Four figure longitude: 1.069823
1:25K map: TM0981
1:10K map: TM08SE
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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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