BH-FD201B: Medieval silver coin of unknown provenance

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Unique ID: BH-FD201B

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A silver penny of Henry I with a facing bust/cross fleury (BMC type 10) dating to the period AD 1117 to 1119. Unknown mint or moneyer.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1117
Date to: Circa AD 1119

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.24 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st March 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

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 x (N 866)
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: [HENR]ICVS [REX]
Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: [...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Marston Moretaine (Civil Parish)

References cited

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