​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

BYRF5004

BYRF5002

Class 5a3

Ion


Obverse:  hENRICVS REX III' – with no final stop.  X4/R2


Reverse:  ION/ONS/EIN/TED - with pellet stop after ON, and pellet on 2q N.   RIC: ~12


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......166
Number of different C&T types in BH......11
C&T Type for this coin...................... Bur 48 
Number of coins of this type in BH..........21

Notes: Images courtesy of an anonymous collector, coin from the Brussels Hoard.

BYJN5089

BYRF5001

Class 5b2/5a Mule

Randulf  (Randulf le Blunt)


Obverse:  hENRICVS REX III – wth NR ligated, R1, X4.  Round eyes.  5b2.


Reverse:  RAN/DL/F.ON/S’ED – with AN, ON ligated. Pellets on Ns.    RIC 9+.   Ball-footed R.  So… 5a2, 5a3,  or 5c1. 


Notes:Randulf commenced minting with 5b2 and Randulf 5b2 is the commonest Bury VLC penny.   The evidence that this is a 5b/5a mule is the ball-footed R on the reverse.  Image courtesy of DNW.

Class 5c1

Randulf (Randulf le Blunt)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III

Rev: RAN/DVL/FON/SED - AN & ON ligated.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 29

Number of different C&T types in BH.......   1

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Bur 65

Number of coins of this type in BH........... 29


Notes:  5c1 is recognised by the combination of oval eyes and ball-shaped R.  There is only one die known for Bury.  Image courtesy of Time-Lines, #013418

Class 5b2

Randulf  (Randulf le Blunt)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III'     Round eyes.


Rev: RAN/DVL/F:OH/S'ED - with AN, OH ligated.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 305

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 11 

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin....  B.306

Number of coins of this type in BH..........  36


Notes:  Eaglen 306. Dies A/a. Good VF, toned.  Ex R.J. Eaglen collection # B.452.,ex Brussels hoard. Image courtesy of CNG.  Coin sold at auction 279 lot # 884

Class 5a2

Ion


Obverse:  hENRICVS REX III'. – X2/R2. Broad and even crown-band. Round eyes.


Reverse:  ION/ONS'/EDM/VND - with ON, ON & ND ligated. Pellets on 1q/2q "N"s.  RIC: 9-10.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........... 51
Number of different C&T types in BH........... 4
C&T Type for this coin.................... Bur 40/41
Number of coins of this type in BH........12/13


Notes: Images courtesy of an anonymous collector, coin from the Brussels Hoard.

BYJN5088

BYRF5003

Class 5d3

Randulf (Randulf le Blunt)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III

Rev: •RA/ND/ONB/ERI


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 9

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 1

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Bur 71

Number of coins of this type in BH............ 9


Notes:  Image courtesy of A.H. Baldwin & Sons, London.  Coin ex Brussels Hoard and was auctioned 27th Sept., 2012, Lot # 2450 

Bury St. Edmunds,  Classes 5a to 5d