Class 5a1

Nicole (Nicholas of St Albans)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III     Half fleurs at crown ends. Large round eyes, letter types: X2/R2

Rev: NIC/OLE/ONL/VND  - with pellets on N in 3rd quadrant and 4th quadrants.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 23

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.498

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


Notes: A metal-detecting find. Image courtesy of finder Alan Maidment and photographer Jim Walmsley. 

​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

Coin ref# LNDV5001

Coin Ref # LNNC5002

Class 5a1

Ricard (Richard Bonaventure)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III    Half fleurs at crown ends.​ Large round eyes, letter types: X2/R2


Rev: RIC/ARD/ONL/VHD-with AR, ON and HD all ligated, double-barred A, pellet on N crossbar in 2q.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 6

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.501

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


Notes:  Flan a little bent and small split from strike, toned, very fine, very rare, one of only five in the Brussels Hoard.​ Image courtesy of A.H. Baldwin & Sons, London.  Coin was auctioned 27th Sept., 2012, Lot # 2431

Class 5a1

Davi (David of Enfield)


Obv: hENRICUS REX III'  Half fleur crown-ends.  


Rev: DAV/IO[N]/LVN/DEN - with pellet on the last N. Double cross-bar on the A. Stop after the I.  RIC: 9.5-10


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.........  3  
Number of different C&T types in BH.......  1   
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin..... L.491
Number of coins of this type in BH..........  3

Weight..................................................1.44 gm

Notes: Images: © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Accession number:  CM.1481-2001 Ex William Conte Collection, ex North; ex P. Finn 7.12.1993.​

Coin Ref # LNRC5001

Coin Ref # LNNC5001

Class 5a1

Nicole (Nicholas of St Albans)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III     Half fleurs at crown ends. Large round eyes, letter types: X2/R2

Rev: NIC/OLE/ONL/VND  - with pellet on N in 3rd quadrant.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........ 23

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.496

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


Notes:  Obverse struck a little off-centre, partly raised edge to flan from strike, toned, about extremely fine.  Image courtesy of A.H. Baldwin & Sons, London.  Coin was auctioned 27th Sept., 2012, Lot # 2430