WILT-441757:

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-441757

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An incomplete and broken medieval silver penny of Henry I, dating to the period AD 1125-1135. Reverse depicting a quadrilateral with incurved sides and lis at each angle over a cross fleury. Mint of London. Moneyer Ordgar. Cross initial mark. North vol.I p.198 no.871.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.14 g
Diameter: 20.25 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Nina Dierks
Identified by: Ms Nina Dierks

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2017-44

Materials and construction

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

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 facing three quarters left and holding a sceptre in its right hand.
Obverse inscription: [H]ENRICVS
Reverse description: A quadrilateral with incurved sides and lis at each angle over a cross fleury.
Reverse inscription: ORDGAR ON LVNDE
Initial mark: Cross
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bulkington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9457
Four figure Latitude: 51.31208036
Four figure longitude: -2.08746866
1:25K map: ST9457
1:10K map: ST95NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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