Henry II 1154 - 1189 AD - Penny

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-B869FF
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 Chronology
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1170
Date to: Circa AD 1180
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II of England
Mint or issue place: Ipswich
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: N 961.1 (Cross-and-Crosslets (Tealby): F1)
Obverse description: Large cross with small crosslet in each angle.
Obverse inscription: [+hENRI REX A]
Reverse description: Facing crowned bust with sceptre facing.
Reverse inscription: [+TUR]STAIN.MO.[__]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
 Spatial data
Region: Eastern (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County) 
District: South Cambridgeshire (District) 
Parish or ward: Great and Little Chishill (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A medieval silver penny of Henry II (AD 1154 - 1189). Cross and crosslets, Tealby type probably class F1, moneyer Turstain, mint of Ipswich or Thetford, dating to 1170-1180 AD

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.01 g
Diameter: 18.49 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th October 2018

 Coin references
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 Site
Pink Wellies MDG - Arable

Henry II 1154 - 1189 AD - Halfpenny

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-E1A9D6
Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
 Chronology
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1180
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 1a (N 962)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing holding sceptre in right hand, dividing Legend
Obverse inscription: [+HENRICVS R]/EX
Reverse description: Voided short cross with quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [+____F]REI.ON.
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Tonbridge and Malling (District) 
Parish or ward: Wateringbury (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A Medieval short-cross cut halfpenny of Henry II (1154-1189 AD), class 1a (N 962) dating to 1180 AD. Possibly struck by Hvnfrei at York or Lefrei at London.

Length: 12 mm, Width: 8.8 mm, Thickness: 0.8 mm, Weight: 0.42 g, estimated Diameter 19mm.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Length: 12 mm
Width: 8.8 mm
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 0.42 g
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Fragment
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 11th August 2017

 Coin references
Spink 1343
 Site
Pasture 5

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