King Henry III Silver Penny Bury St. Edmunds

King Henry III Silver Penny Bury St. Edmunds

Code: 11794

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This is a medieval silver penny of King Henry III, struck at the Bury St. Edmunds mint between 1250 - 1272 AD. The Moneyer who struck the coin was called Ion, his name and mint are found on the reverse of the coin. ION ON SEINTED (ION OF SAINT EDMUNDS)

DENOMINATION: Penny

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: Henry III

DATE: 1216 - 1272 AD (this coin minted between 1250 - 1272 AD)

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 18.12mm diameter

WEIGHT: 1.48 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 1367A 

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, West Sussex. UK.