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Richard or John
« on: May 25, 2016, 11:04:42 PM »
better picts mate ?
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Re: Richard or John
« Reply #1 on: May 26, 2016, 10:59:27 AM »
...okay, these are slightly better images and I will change my opinion to say that it is probably a Richard I penny, class 4a or 4b (most likely 4a), London mint, moneyer: Henri, Spink 1348A or 1348C

...here are a couple of examples of similar coins:

https://www.numisbids.com/n.php?p=lot&sid=288&lot=2454

https://www.numisbids.com/n.php?p=lot&sid=1549&lot=2140

http://www.timelineauctions.com/lot/richard-i-londonhenri-short-cross-penny/20519/

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Re: Richard or John
« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2016, 12:09:33 PM »
Fabulous Derek the picture were not great first time and bust is poor the  S the right way for a Richard only thing putting me off was the 7 pellets but does say most time seven ?
« Last Edit: May 26, 2016, 12:11:51 PM by axb77938 »
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
Linlithgow Annet House Museum on display : Bronze Age Axe/ Papal Bulla/Toy Hammer
National Museum : Roman Mounts/Medieval pendents
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double figures hammered
single figures denari/Sestertius

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Re: Richard or John
« Reply #3 on: May 26, 2016, 12:23:29 PM »
Just noticed that the first example you gave me has 5 pellets lol
Falkirk Museum on display : Iron Age Hoard biggest find in Falkirk District since 1933
Linlithgow Annet House Museum on display : Bronze Age Axe/ Papal Bulla/Toy Hammer
National Museum : Roman Mounts/Medieval pendents
18 x TT claimed cert
double figures hammered
single figures denari/Sestertius