Penny of Henry II

Description
This is part of a collection of Roman coins held by the museum. The collection contains coins found locally in Devon and Exeter, and also coins acquired by antiquarian collectors.
Accession Loan No.
21/1997/2
Collection Class
Numismatics
Common Name
penny of Henry II
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
penny Henry II Short Cross type
Dimensions
whole die axis 180 degrees
Period Classification
Norman (1066-1200)
Production Year Low
1154
Production Year High
1189
Family Group

Material
silver
Collection County
Cumbria
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Mint
Exeter
Moneyer
Jordan
Issuer Person
Henry II
Inscription / Transcription
HENRICVS.REX; +IORDAN.ON EXEH

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