YORYM-822BF3: Medieval Coin : Penny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-822BF3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Henry III, short cross reverse, mint of Canterbury, moneyer Tomas, Class 7b, AD 1222 - 1236.

North Vol 1, p.223, no.979.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1222
Date to: Circa AD 1236

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 19.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 7b (N 979)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX
Reverse description: Short cross
Reverse inscription: TOHAS.ON.CANT
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Hook (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7525
Four figure Latitude: 53.716035
Four figure longitude: -0.865037
1:25K map: SE7525
1:10K map: SE72NE
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: YORYM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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