HAMP-514CD0: Medieval coin : penny of Henry I

Rights Holder: Hampshire Cultural Trust
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Unique ID: HAMP-514CD0

Object type certainty: Certain
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An irregular fragment (less than a cut farthing) of a medieval penny of Henry I (1100-35), cross in quatrefoil type (BMC ix, North 865), dating to 1109.
eference: North 865

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1109
Date to: Circa AD 1109

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.16 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 15th March 2015 - Sunday 15th March 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Entry Form WINCM 163

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Fragment

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC ix (N 865)
Obverse description: Unidentified part of King's bust including cluster of three annulets.
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Part of cross in quatrefoil with quatrefoil of annulets in spandrel.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Ropley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6433
Four figure Latitude: 51.09274836
Four figure longitude: -1.08749698
1:25K map: SU6433
1:10K map: SU63SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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