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COIN

Unique ID: SF-9A16F7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A worn silver voided short-cross penny of Henry II or Richard I, class 1b-2, c.1180-1191 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1191

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.23 g
Diameter: 20.09 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st February 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II of England
Mint or issue place: Lincoln
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 1-2, not further defined
Obverse description: Uncertain crowned bust facing within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: HENRICV[]E[]
Reverse description: Voided short cross, pellets in each angle of the cross, all within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: +EDMVND.ON.NIC
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Clare

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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