Medieval England King Henry III Silver Penny class 7c London

Medieval England King Henry III Silver Penny class 7c London

Code: 12383

£110.00 Approx $139.24, €128.35
 

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

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

Reverse: ELIS ON LVN°DE (Elis of London) Legend around voided cross, with four pellets in angles.

It is a good example in F/VF condition 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: 19mm diameter

WEIGHT: 1.43 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 1356C

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