LIN-7EA3D4: Early Medieval silver penny

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Unique ID: LIN-7EA3D4

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A medieval silver penny of Henry I. Profile/Cross Fleury type. Moneyer Ordgar of London. North, Vol. I, no.858. Struck circa 1102.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1102
Date to: Circa AD 1102

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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 ii (N 858)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing left, holding a sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRI REX
Reverse description: Cross fleury with annulet centre
Reverse inscription: ORDGAR ON LVND
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Caistor area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
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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Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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