KENT-F2703B: Henry 3 Penny

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-F2703B

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A Medieval silver voided long cross penny of Henry III (1216-1272), minted by Ioh at Canterbury, Class 5c2, 1251-1272. North (1994, 221) nos. 993.

Measurements: 17.59mm in diameter, 0.89mm thick 1.36g in weight.

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
Thickness: 0.89 mm
Weight: 1.36 g
Diameter: 17.59 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5c (N 993)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust with sceptre dividing legend
Obverse inscription: +hENRICVS.REX/III
Reverse description: Voided long cross dividing legend three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: IOH/ON/CAN/TER
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Longparish (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4146
Four figure Latitude: 51.21173939
Four figure longitude: -1.41442244
1:25K map: SU4146
1:10K map: SU44NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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