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Unique ID: LANCUM-EA9015

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

A silver bent short cross penny possibly of John-Henry III possibly minted at London,date is c.1205-47AD. hENRI[CV]S R/[EX] is the ob legend and VN+(?) is the rev legend. The diameter is 18mm and the weight 1.44g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1205
Date to: Circa AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.44 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th December 2016 - Monday 5th December 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: John, not further defined
Obverse inscription: HENRI[CV]S R/[EX]
Reverse inscription: VN+(?)
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Pendleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD7539
Four figure Latitude: 53.84663226
Four figure longitude: -2.38146836
1:25K map: SD7539
1:10K map: SD73NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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