HAMP-BC66DC: Medieval coin : penny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-BC66DC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval voided long-cross penny of Henry III (1216-72), class 5c, struck by Davi at London, dating to 1251-72.
Reference: North 993

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.37 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar
Secondary identifier: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 668

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
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 5c (N 993)
Obverse description: Crowned head facing with sceptre.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX III' (NR ligated)
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: DAV I.ON LVN DEN (EN ligated, high pellet between I and O, shown as low pellet here)
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
To be known as: Owslebury

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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