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COIN

Unique ID: SF-C5D4D4

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

A silver voided long cross penny of Henry III, probably class 3b, c.1248-1250 AD. As Wren, 1993: p. 52.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.31 g
Diameter: 19.44 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2015

Personal details

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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: Long cross class 3b (N 987)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within an inner circle, beard with three large pellets either side of a central chin pellet, no neck
Obverse inscription: *hENRICVS REX.III
Reverse description: Voided long cross dividing the legend, three pellets in each angle of the cross, all within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: GIL/BER/TON/CAN
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Haughley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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