YORYM-DE0D74: Medieval Coin : Penny of Henry I

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-DE0D74

Object type certainty: Certain
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A broken silver medieval penny of Henry I dating to the period c.AD 1102 - 1103. Cross-fleury reverse type. Uncertain moneyer. Mint probably of London. BMC Type 2.

North Vol 1, p.196, no.858.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1102
Date to: Circa AD 1103

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 12.1 mm
Width: 13.6 mm
Weight: 0.5 g

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E06297

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
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 ii (N 858)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: HE[---------]
Reverse description: Cross-fleury
Reverse inscription: S[---------]D
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Birdforth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4875
Four figure Latitude: 54.16856101
Four figure longitude: -1.26626827
1:25K map: SE4875
1:10K map: SE47NE
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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