SUSS-996237: Medieval Coin: Silver Voided Long Cross Penny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-996237

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval voided long cross penny of Henry III, dating from AD 1248-1250. North Class 3c. Moneyer: Nicole. Mint of London. Cf. North 1994, Vol I, p. 226, no. 988.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1248
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.9 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 13th September 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Stephanie Smith
Identified by: Miss Stephanie Smith

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: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3c (N 988)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with pellets to side of curls and elongated neck.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX: III
Reverse description: Voided long cross with quatrefoil in each quadrant.
Reverse inscription: NIC OLE ONL VND
Initial mark: Crescent and star
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Rother (District)
Parish or ward: Ewhurst (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ7924
Four figure Latitude: 50.98757003
Four figure longitude: 0.54900628
1:25K map: TQ7924
1:10K map: TQ72SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date listed is date submitted for recording.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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