​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

Finer appearance, h type 2, N is reverse barred.

"III" to left of sceptre, with a preceeding pellet.

Double crown band.

Finer appearance, h type 2, N may be normal or reverse barred.

"III" to left of sceptre, with a preceeding pellet.

Single crown band.

"Normal" appearance, h type 1, N may be normal or reverse barred, or "H".

"III" to left of sceptre, with no preceeding pellet.

Crown band shows evidence of being made up of two single bands.

"Normal" appearance, h type 2,

N reverse barred.

"III" to left of sceptre, with no preceeding pellet.

Single crown band.

Coarse appearance, h type 1, N is normal, not reverse barred.

"XIII" to left of sceptre, with no preceeding pellet.

Single crown band.

Coarse appearance, h type 1, N is reverse barred. 

"III" to left of sceptre, with no preceeding pellet.

Single crown band.

5d3

5d3*

5d2*

5d2

5d1*

5d1

h2

Three examples showing outward curving foot of the curved segment. Typical of 5d2*, 5d3 & 5d3*.

h1

Two examples showing inward curving foot of the curved segment.

Typical of 5d1, 5d1* and 5d2.

Class 5d


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