KENT-E61CC6: KENT-E61CC6.  Short cross penny, obverse.

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: KENT-E61CC6

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

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1189
Date to: Circa AD 1199

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.62 mm
Width: 16.77 mm
Thickness: 1.09 mm
Diameter: 17.62 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 6th December 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Richardson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre. Crown of 7 pearls, hair 3 crescents each side, beard of pellets.
Obverse inscription: +hENRICVS [REX]
Reverse inscription: Voided short cross, with four pellets in each angle.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Gravesham (District)
Parish or ward: Cobham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ6766
Four figure Latitude: 51.368508
Four figure longitude: 0.397697
1:25K map: TQ6766
1:10K map: TQ66NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: PUBLIC-60AB42
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Edward I Long cross Farthing.
Workflow: On reviewFind on review

Find number: PUBLIC-C13F52
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Henry III cut half Penny with scepter
Workflow: On reviewFind on review

Find number: CORN-875B8C
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Copper alloy Medieval coin with head facing right within circle of pellets reverse cross fourchee with pellet in each angle within a circl…
Workflow: On reviewFind on review

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.