LEIC-725B15: Medieval silver Irish penny of Henry III, 1251-54

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Unique ID: LEIC-725B15

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver voided long cross Irish penny of Henry III, moneyer Richard, Dublin mint, (class 2), 1251-54

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1251
Date to: Circa AD 1254

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.38 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th November 2018 - Wednesday 14th November 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin
Type: Long cross class 2, not further defined
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust with sceptre and cinquefoil to right
Obverse inscription: HENR CVSR EX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross and pellets
Reverse inscription: RICA[RD ON]D IVE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Gaulby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6900
Four figure Latitude: 52.59342703
Four figure longitude: -0.98283479
1:25K map: SK6900
1:10K map: SK60SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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

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