DENO-0A06C1: Medieval Coin: Penny of Henry I

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Unique ID: DENO-0A06C1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval Coin: Incomplete silver penny of Henry I (AD. 1100-1135). Full face obverse with Cross fleury reverse type. Monyer probably Neelus (Neigel) at Bedford. Minted c.1117.

Coin Reference: North Volume I, number 866.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2011 - Tuesday 31st January 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Burrill
Identified by: Ms Charlotte Burrill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E7581

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC x (N 866)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: HE[NRICV]S RE(?X)
Reverse description: Cross Fleury with annulet centre
Reverse inscription: +N[...] ON BE:
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Gayton le Marsh Area

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 6 years ago

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