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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-108779

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval silver penny of Henry III, dating to c. AD 1250-1256. Voided long cross class 5c. Minted by John (Ion) in Canterbury. North (1994: 227) no. 993.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1256

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.09 g
Diameter: 17.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Sophie Hawke
Identified by: Mrs Sophie Hawke
Secondary identifier: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5496

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: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5c (N 993)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, sceptre to left
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross pommee, three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: ION/ ON/ CAN/[...] (AN ligated)
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Lea and Cleverton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9687
Four figure Latitude: 51.58184456
Four figure longitude: -2.05912311
1:25K map: ST9687
1:10K map: ST98NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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