NMGW-D47B70: Medieval Coin: Henry II, short cross penny

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Unique ID: NMGW-D47B70

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Medieval silver coin
Henry II (1154-89) short cross penny (1180-9)
Class 1b; Gerard, York
0.89g, worn, corroded

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1189

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.89 g

Personal details

Recorded by: Miss Wenke Domscheit
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2013.203.1

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: York
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 1b (N 963)
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Carmarthenshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Carmarthenshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: St. Ishmael (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SN3608
Four figure Latitude: 51.74662995
Four figure longitude: -4.3770124
1:25K map: SN3608
1:10K map: SN30NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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