CORN-C972F7: voided long cross penny of Henry III (obverse)

Rights Holder: Royal Institution of Cornwall
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Rights Holder: Royal Institution of Cornwall
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COIN

Unique ID: CORN-C972F7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver voided long cross penny of Henry III (1216-1272), Long cross coinage (1247-1272), Class Ib (1247-1248) with ligated NR and AN and with star-over-crescent at 12 o'clock on the obverse, moneyer Nicole, London mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1247
Date to: Circa AD 1248

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.15 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 11th July 2018 - Wednesday 11th July 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Identified by: Ms Anna Tyacke

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 1b (N 984)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with pellets in lower curls and larger pellet on chin
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX ANG
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: NIC/OLE/ONL/VND
Initial mark: star over crescent
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SW5829
Four figure Latitude: 50.11165382
Four figure longitude: -5.38616383
1:25K map: SW5829
1:10K map: SW59NE
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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: CORN
Created: About one month ago
Updated: 27 days ago

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