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Unique ID: SF-840819

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Medieval penny John of England (AD 1199-1216), short voided cross, class 6c2, dating to AD 1216-1217. Mint of London; Ilger moneyer.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1216
Date to: Circa AD 1217

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.16 mm
Weight: 1.32 g
Diameter: 19.23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 8th March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 6c2 (N 976/2)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust; holding sceptre.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS R-EX
Reverse description: Short voided cross, quatrefoil in angles.
Reverse inscription: ILGER ON LVNDE
Initial mark: Cross potent.
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Alderton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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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