YORYM-684275: Medieval Coin : Penny of Henry I

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-684275

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Henry I dating to the period AD 1125 - 1135. Quadrilateral on cross-fleury reverse type. Uncertain moneyer. Mint probably of London. BMC Type 15.

North Vol 1, p.198, no.871.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1125
Date to: Circa AD 1135

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 21.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05943

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 xv (N 871)
Obverse description: Bust facing
Obverse inscription: HENR[------]
Reverse description: Quadrilateral with incurved sides and lis at each angle on cross-fleury
Reverse inscription: [-]ALD[-----]N LV[-----]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Skerne and Wansford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0353
Four figure Latitude: 53.96283441
Four figure longitude: -0.43154204
1:25K map: TA0353
1:10K map: TA05SW
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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