WILT-D1238A: Medieval coin: Penny of Henry Iv

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-D1238A

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A silver medieval penny of Henry IV dating to c.AD 1412 - 1413. Reverse type, long cross with 3 pellets. Mint of London (Light Coinage, Type 1).

Spink 2010 page 184, no.1733

North vol II page 67 no.1362

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1412
Date to: Circa AD 1413

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 14.29 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4797

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry IV of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry IV, Light coinage, Type 1 (N 1362)
Obverse description: Crowned bust with pellet to left and annulet to right of crown
Obverse inscription: HENRIC DI GRA REX ANGL Z FRANC DNS HIB Z AQ
Reverse description: Long cross with 3 pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Initial mark: Patee cross
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Shoscombe

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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