LEIC-7962F3: Medieval silver short cross penny

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Unique ID: LEIC-7962F3

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Medieval silver short cross penny, London mint, moneyer Ilger, class5b-7b.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1205
Date to: Circa AD 1236

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.38 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust with sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX
Reverse description: Voided short cross and crosslets
Reverse inscription: ILGERON LVNDE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Burton and Dalby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7313
Four figure Latitude: 52.70975075
Four figure longitude: -0.92092436
1:25K map: SK7313
1:10K map: SK71SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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