NARC-618600: NARC-618600 : Penny : Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-618600

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete silver Penny of Henry III (AD 1216-1272). Class V. Voided long cross reverse with three pellets in each quadrant. Minted by Ricard, uncertain city (Canterbury, Durham or London). AD 1251-1272


Length: 18.08mm, Width: 10.57mm, Thickness: 1.02mm, Weight: 0.7g.


The coin has been broken rather than cut as a halfpenny.


North Vol I, P 226, No 991.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1251
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.08 mm
Width: 10.57 mm
Thickness: 1.02 mm
Weight: 0.7 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [hENRICVSREX/III]
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: RIC/ARD/[ON?/??]E
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: Norton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5964
Four figure Latitude: 52.27099833
Four figure longitude: -1.13678195
1:25K map: SP5964
1:10K map: SP56SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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