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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-0C642D

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Clipped silver penny of Henry I (ruled AD 1100-1135). Quadrilateral on cross fleury type, BMC 15, Spink 1276, North 871 (issued 1125-c. 1135).

The inscriptions are largely illegible through wear and clipping, but the reverse inscription appears to begin with an R and end with an N, which may imply Rauf or Roger of London.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1125
Date to: Circa AD 1135

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19 mm
Width: 19 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.28 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 28th September 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Robin Siddle
Identified by: Mr Robin Siddle

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC xv (N 871)
Obverse description: Crowned and diademed bust three-quarter facing. Worn.
Obverse inscription: ...RICV:...
Reverse description: Quadrilateral with incurved sides and lis at each corner, over cross fleury. Inscription mostly illegible.
Reverse inscription: + R [-------] N:
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Scarborough (District)
To be known as: GF003B

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: while metal detecting
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 12 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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