WMID-32185A: Medieval coin: silver penny of Henry III (obverse and reverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-32185A

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A Medieval silver penny of Henry III (AD 1216-1272) dating to (AD 1216-1217) Class 6 (c1). Minted by Ilger of London. North (1991) No.976/1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1216
Date to: Circa AD 1217

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.82 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 19.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Victoria Allnatt
Identified by: Miss Victoria Allnatt

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Henry III, short cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with two curls and pellet in centre, open eyes
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX
Reverse description: Large cross potent with small cross potent in each quarter
Reverse inscription: ILGER ON LVNDE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Richards Castle (Hereford) (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO4869
Four figure Latitude: 52.31662888
Four figure longitude: -2.76425883
1:25K map: SO4869
1:10K map: SO46NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Updated: 2 years ago

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