​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

Class 4ab

Jon 


Obv: hENRICVS/REX/:III'    Initial mark unclear.


Rev: ION/ONS/EDM/VND - with the DM ligated.  RIC:15-16 pellets/quadrant.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.........  12 
Number of different C&T types in BH.......  1  
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin..... Bur.38
Number of coins of this type in BH..........  12

Notes: A rare coin; Baldwins still have 9 of the 12 BH coins, with the other three being in private collections. This coin is probably a metal detecting find, and exhibits surfaces pitted by corrosion in the soil, but most details are still clear. Offered for auction on Ebay, April 2015.

Coin Ref # BYJN4005

Coin Ref # BYJN4003

Coin Ref # BYJN4002

Coin Ref # BYJN4004

Coin Ref # BYJN4001

Class 4ab

Jon 


Obv: hENRICVS REX III - with colon before III. 


Rev: ION/ONS'/EDM/VND - DM ligated. 

RIC: ?/?/15/?


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 12

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Bur.38

Number of coins of this type in BH............12


Notes:  Toned. Ex Conte collection, ex Peter Woodhead collection.

Image courtesy of CNG. Coin auction Triton V, lot #2452, Jan-2002. 

Class 4ab

Jon 


Obv: hENRICVS REX III - with colon before III. 


Rev: ION/ONS'/EDM/VND - DM ligated. 

RIC: 16/15/15?/17 - Avg 15.75


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 12

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Bur.38

Number of coins of this type in BH............12


Notes: Eaglen 287, B674 (dies A/a, this coin cited). Near EF, toned, struck slightly off center.

Image courtesy of CNG. Coin auction #279, lot #874.

Class 4ab

Jon 


Obv: hENRICVS REX III - with colon before III. Mintmark off the flan.


Rev: ION/ONS'/EDM/VND - DM ligated. 

RIC: 17/?/?/18


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 12

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Bur.38

Number of coins of this type in BH............12


Notes: Image courtesy of Simon Hall. Coin sold by Halls Hammered coins, May 2014.


Class 4 coins from Bury are all 4ab: true central fleur on the crown with pellets as end ornaments. They were all issued by Jon, and only seven examples were found in the Brussels Hoard; all being of the same variety. (Bur.38).

Class 4ab

Jon 


Obv: hENRICVS REX III - with colon before III. Mintmark unclear. 


Rev: ION/ONS'/EDM/VND  DM ligated.

RIC: 16?/15/15?/16?  Avg ~15.5


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 12

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Bur.38

Number of coins of this type in BH............12


Notes: Eaglen die 287​. Toned, very fine.  Image courtesy of A.H. Baldwin & Sons, London.  Coin ex Brussels Hoard and was auctioned 27th Sept., 2012, Lot # 2449 

Bury St. Edmunds,  Class 4ab