​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

Class 3a2

Ricard

(Richard de Ponte)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III’   - with pellet after REX. Mintmark 3*. Note the pellets either side of the hair curls. Prominent neck.

          

Rev: RIC/ARD/OHL/IHC - AR  ligated.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 30

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 3 

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Lin. 27

Number of coins of this type in BH.......... 18

Notes:  Image courtesy of DNW. Auction of April 2nd 2014. part of lot #266.


Page updated: June 14th 2017

Coin Ref # LCRC3001

Class 3ab1

Walter


Obv: hEHRICVS REX III’   - with small pellet after REX.  Oval eyes. Initial mark: mm3.

          

Rev: WAL/TER/ONL/INC - NO LIGATIONS.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 51

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 4 

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Lin. 57

Number of coins of this type in BH.......... 30

Notes:  The commonest of the four types; the others all having some form of ligation. Image courtesy of Simon Hall.  



Coin Ref # LCWL3002

Class 3a2

Ion (John of Louth)


Obv: hEHRICUS REX·III, Single pellet after REX. Neck lines.  IM3* 

Rev:  IOH/OHL/IHC/OLH - no ligations. RIC:7.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 22

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 5

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin....Lin.21

Number of coins of this type in BH.......... 6



Coin Ref # LCJN3054

Coin Ref # LCWL3001

Class 3a1

Walter


Obv: hEHRICUS REX·III, Single pellet after REX. Minor neck lines.  MM3. Characteristic "blocky S".

Rev:  WAL/TER/ONL/INC - with only ON ligated.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 11

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 2

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... Lin 18

Number of coins of this type in BH...........7


Notes: This coin is ex the William Conte collection.ex North; ex Baldwin 17.12. 1975; ex Mossop. Mossop dies Ih.  Images courtesy of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Accession number:  CM.1358-2001 

Lincoln Mint  - Classes 3a & 3ab