LON-5AC7B0: A silver Medieval penny of Henry V, Class C dating AD 1413-1422. Mint of York. The obverse has been double struck. North 1400.

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Unique ID: LON-5AC7B0

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A silver Medieval penny of Henry V, Class C dating AD 1413-1422. Mint of York. The obverse has been double struck. North 1400.

Obverse: Crowned bust of the king facing, broken annulet to right of crown.

Obverse legend: HENRI[]

Reverse: Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant. Quatrefoil in centre.

Reverse legend: CI[VI/TAS]/EBO/RACI

Dimensions: diameter: 16.63mm; weight: 0.64g.

References: North, J. J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume 2. Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink: London

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1413
Date to: Circa AD 1422

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 16.63 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Stuart Wyatt
Identified by: Mr Stuart Wyatt

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry V of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry V, Class C (N 1396, 1400, 1405)
Obverse description: Crowned bust of the king facing, broken annulet to right of crown.
Obverse inscription: HENRI[]
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant. Quatrefoil in centre.
Reverse inscription: CI[VI/TAS]/EBO/RACI
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Wandsworth (London Borough)
Parish or ward: Thamesfield (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2475
Four figure Latitude: 51.46040223
Four figure longitude: -0.21650964
1:25K map: TQ2475
1:10K map: TQ27NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Recording Institution: LON
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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