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Medieval England King Henry III Silver Penny class 7b London

£110.00 Approx $139.24, €128.5

Code: 12395



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: +ADAM ON LVNDE (Adam of London) Legend around voided cross, with four pellets in angles.

It is a good example in VF condition uncleaned 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: 1.44 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 1356B

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