​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

Class 1b  (LVH-5)

No Moneyer (Nicole)


Obv: hEHRICUS [REX] ANG, with HR & AN both ligated. Pellets on the two "N"s. Five pellets under crown. Appears to have had the star of the initial mark struck twice.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI':/LVH  - No pellets on letters, ER ligated.   RIC: 10-12.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 110

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 68

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.34

Number of coins of this type in BH............1


Notes: Images courtesy of Mark Winiger. [MW-1698].

Class 1b   (Type LVH-4?)

No moneyer stated (Nicole)


Obv: [hEHRICVS] REX ANG. Star and crescent initial mark. AN ligated. Pellet between hair curls. Possibly four pellets under crown.​

Rev: LIE/[TER/CI.']/LVH  No pellets on letters   RIC:9.

Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........110  
Number of different C&T types in BH.......68   
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... n/a

Notes: A possible example of the very scarce LVH-4 type, though could be an LVH-5. Images courtesy of Jon Greaves; coin is a metal detecting find from north Norfolk.

Coin Ref # LNNN1037

Class 1b  (LVH-5)

No Moneyer (Nicole)


Obv: hENRICUS REX ANG, with NR & AN both ligated. No pellets on the two "N"s, but pellets on the "E"s. Pellet stops before and after REX. Five pellets under crown. 


Rev: LIE/TER/CI':/LVH  - No pellets on letters, ER ligated.   RIC: ~10


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 110

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 68

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.62

Number of coins of this type in BH............1


Notes: Ex Lord Stewartby, auctioned by Spink, June 2016, lot 604b.

Group 9 : LVH-5

LNNN1052

Coin Ref # LNNN1026

Coin Ref # LNNN1106

11 different LVH-5 varieties noted in the Brussels Hoard study by Churchill and Thomas, # L.18, 27, 34, 35, 46, 47, 57, 60, 62, 65 & 76.

Page updated 25th January 2017

Class 1b   (Type LVH-3)

No moneyer stated (Nicole)


Obv: hEHRICVS REX ANG. Star and crescent initial mark. HR & AN ligated. Pellet before REX & ANG. Three pellets under crown.​

Rev: LIE/TER/CI.'/LVH  - ER ligated. No pellets on letters E/N.  RIC:10.

Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........110  
Number of different C&T types in BH.......68   
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.37
Number of coins of this type in BH.......... 2


Notes: An Ebay sale January 2016, Ebay # 111859218635. Images courtesy of the owner, Kevin Batten, who has an interesting website illustrating coins from his collection:

http://www.coindisplay.co.uk/plantagenet-coins.html

Class 1b  (LVH-3)

None (Nicole)


Obv: hEHRICUS REX III'   - a stop after REX and pellet on the N, also pellets on both "E"s. Three pellets under crown, possible faint indications of a fourth pellet to left.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI'/LVH    RIC: 8


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.....110 
Number of different C&T types in BH.....68
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin: L.54
Number of coins of this type in BH........ 2


Notes:  Sold on Ebay for £87, May 2015. Item number: 161696130765

Coin Ref # LNNN1036

Group 7: LVH-3

Note: The "Coin Ref #" given below each coin relates to the specific coin not to the type of coin.  It is provided as an aid to communication for anyone wishing to refer to a particular coin on this website.

Coin Ref # LNNN1025

Group 8 : LVH-4

Class 1b  (LVH-5)

No Moneyer (Nicole)


Obv: hENRICUS [REX] ANG, with NR & AN both ligated. Pellets on the two "N"s. Five pellets under crown.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI':/LVH  - No pellets on letters, ER ligated.   RIC: 10-12.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 110

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 68

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.46

Number of coins of this type in BH............3


Notes: Images courtesy of Mark Winiger. [MW-717].

Coin Ref # LNNN1020

Class 1b  (LVH-3)

None (Nicole)


Obv: hEHRICUS REX ANG - with HR & AN both ligated. Pellets on Es and N. Pellet between REX & ANG. Three pellets under crown.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI'/LVH


C/T Type:  L54 or similar.


Notes:  Only two of the 68 different types recorded in the Brussels Hoard have the combination of LVH and three pellets under the crown. (4 coins out of 110).  St James's Auction 24, Lot#25, Sept. 2013. 

Coin Ref # LNNN1019

Class 1b  (LVH-3)

No Moneyer (Nicole)


Obv:hEHRICUS REX ANG, with HR & AN both ligated.  Three pellets under crown.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI':/LVH  - No pellets on letters


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 110

Number of different C&T types in BH....... 68

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.54

Number of coins of this type in BH: ......... 2


Notes:  VF, toned.  ​Image courtesy of CNG, auction 308, lot #454.

Coin Ref # LNNN1016

Class 1b  (LVH-3)

No Moneyer (Nicole)


C/T Type: Similar to L37/L54


Obv: hEHRICUS REX ANG  HR and AN ligated, pellet on cross-bar of the N.  Three pellets below crown. No pellets either side of REX.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI'/LVH


This coin sold at auction by Timeline Auctions, 30-Nov-2011, lot # 223

Group 7 : LVH-3

Class 1b  (LVH-3)


Obv: hEHRICUS REX ANG, with pellet on first and second E, HR and AN ligated, pellet after REX, probable pellet on the N, 3 pellets under crown-band.


Rev: LIE/TER/CI'/LVH - with ER ligated.    RIC ~ 9 pellets/quadrant.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.......... 110

Number of different C&T types in BH.......   68

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.54

Number of coins of this type in BH............ 2

Weight ...............................................1.32 gm


Notes:  Images courtesy of Dix Noonan Webb, coin auctioned March 18th 2015, lot # 401.

Coin Ref # LNNN1024

On this page are shown examples of London 1b coins with the London mint spelled "LVH" - see the other 1b page for coins spelled LON or LOH.

London Mint, Class 1b - LVH Types