LVPL-49756A: Medieval coin: penny of Henry I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-49756A

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

A silver penny of Henry I, c. AD 1105, BMC type 2 (profile cross fleury type) minted possibly by WVLFWARD of either London or Sandwich.

The object has not been seen by the recorder and the identification is from the photograph. Unfortunately it is not possible to obtain accurate measurements.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1102
Date to: Circa AD 1102

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

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: Sandwich
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC ii (N 858)
Obverse description: Unclear
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS.REX[]
Reverse description: Unclear
Reverse inscription: []
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
To be known as: Buttercrambe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst metal detecting with landowners permission
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Wednesday 20th August 2014
Updated: Tuesday 10th February 2015

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