Medieval England King Henry III Silver Penny class 7c Canterbury

Medieval England King Henry III Silver Penny class 7c Canterbury

Code: 12392

£150.00 Approx $189.87, €175.03
 

This is a medieval silver penny of King Henry III of England, struck at the Canterbury Mint between 1216 - 1247 AD. 

Obverse: ҺЄNRICVS RЄX (King Henry) Legend around crowned facing bust, holding sceptre.

Reverse: ROGER ON CANTE (Roger of Canterbury) Legend around voided cross, with four pellets in angles.

It is a nice example in VF condition and of a good weight.

DENOMINATION: Penny

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: Henry III

DATE: 1216 - 1272 AD (this coin was minted between 1216 - 1247 AD)

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 18mm diameter

WEIGHT: 1.47 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 1356C

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, Strasbourg. France.