NMGW-5A44AA: Medieval Coin: Short Cross penny, London

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Unique ID: NMGW-5A44AA

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Medieval silver coin
Short Cross penny
Class 4a (1190-9); London, Henric
Obv reads: heNRICVS RE-EX

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1190
Date to: Circa AD 1199

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.34 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2014.156.1

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 4a* (N 966)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Swansea (Unitary Authority)
District: Swansea (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Ilston (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SS5390
Four figure Latitude: 51.58962133
Four figure longitude: -4.12337475
1:25K map: SS5390
1:10K map: SS59SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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