​The Long Cross Pennies of Henry III 

LNRC5014

Class 5e

Willem


Obv: Jewelled crown. HENRICUS REX III with no ligation. Necklines. Pellet either side of hair curls. Distinctive class 5e crown.


Rev: WIL/LEM/ONL/VND - EM ligated, pellet on M, ND ligted, pellet on N.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.........   2 
Number of different C&T types in BH.......   1
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.....  L.1059
Number of coins of this type in BH...........  2  


Notes: images courtesy of M. Winiger.

LNHN5011

Page updated: Nov 5th 2018

LNDV5009

LNHN5012

Coin Ref # LNWM5008

Class 5d3/5e

Ricard (Richard Bonaventure)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III     

Rev: RIC/ARD/ONL/VND -with AR & ND ligated. Possible pellet on last N.


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

Number of different C&T types in BH.......  6

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin....  L.1046

Number of coins of this type in BH..........  4


Notes: Image courtesy of DNW, Auction 18th Sept 2012, lot# 2315.

Class 5d3/5e

Henri (Henry Frowick)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III      


Rev: hEN/RIO/NLV/NDE -with EN & ND ligated. No pellets on the Ns.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........  7

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.1040 

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


Notes: Image courtesy of DNW, auction 11th June 2014, Lot #292.

Class 5d3/5e

Henri (Henry Frowick)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III'  - with no ligation of letters. Pellets between hair curls.   


Rev: hEN/RIO/NLV/NDE -with EN & ND ligated. No pellets on the Ns.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH........  7

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.... L.1040 

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


Notes: Good VF, toned.   Auctioned at CNG 90 - Lot 2505, images courtesy M. Winiger.

Class 5d3/5e (5c?)

Henri (Henry Frowick)


Obv: hENRICUS REX III. N may be reversed. 


Rev: hEN/RIO/NLV/NDE with pellet on last N. ND ligated.


C/T type: L1038 - if 5e reverse, but coin could have a 5c reverse (none for Henri recorded in BH). 


Notes: for more info on class 5d coins seeMike Vospers website.  This coin image courtesy of Dix Noonan Webb, coin auctioned 6th Feb 2013, lot # 83.

Class 5d3/5e

Ricard (Richard Bonaventure)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III     

Rev: RIC/ARD/ONL/VND -with AR & ND ligated. Possible pellet on last N.


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

Number of different C&T types in BH.......  6

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin....  L.1046

Number of coins of this type in BH..........  4


Notes:  Light tone, very fine and rare, one of only four in the Brussels Hoard.​  Image courtesy of A.H. Baldwin & Sons, London.  Coin was auctioned 27th Sept., 2012, Lot # 2433

Class 5e/5d3

Davi (David of Enfield)


Obv: hENRICVS REX III    Jewelled crown. Necklines.  Pellets outside both sets of curls.


Rev: DA/VID/ONL/VND


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.........   3

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

Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin.....  L.1055

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


Notes:  Flan weakness at 10 o’clock, good very fine and very rare.   Coin was auctioned by Baldwins 27th Sept., 2012, Lot # 2434, images courtesy of M. Winiger.

Class 5e

Iohs (John Hardel)


Obv: Jewelled crown. HENRICUS REX III.  Necklines. Pellet either side of hair curls.


Rev: IOh/SON/LVN/DEN  - Note ON and EN ligated, and also note unusual V.


C/T type: No exact match. 


Notes: There were six 5e London coins documented in the Brussels Hoard; three of these were of Jon - but the reverse spelling of those was ION not IOhS as here.

Image courtesy of Dix Noonan Webb. Coin auctioned by DNW, 18th Sept 2012, lot 2316.

Class 5d3

Willem, London


Obv: hENRICVS REX III' - note NR is not ligated. N is reversed.


Rev: WIL/LEM/ONL/VND - with both Ns reversed.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH......... 1
Number of different C&T types in BH.......  1
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin....L.1037. 
Number of coins of this type in BH.......... 1


Notes: A very fine example of a rare coin. Images courtesy of Alastair Wardle.

LNWM5003

LNHN5010

LNRC5013

LNJS5001

LNDV5010

Class 5d3

David, London


Obv: hENRICVS REX III' - note NR is not ligated. N is normal, not reversed.


Rev: :DA/VID/ONL/VND - 3q N reversed, possibly 4q too.


Coins of this class & moneyer in BH.........18
Number of different C&T types in BH....... 4
Churchill & Thomas Type for this coin..... L1030-31 sim.
Number of coins of this type in BH.......... 2/11


Notes: Sold as a continental imitation. Images courtesy of Dix Noonan Webb, coin auction Feb 11th 2015, Lot 229, #6 of 7.  Provenance: Jim Sazama collection.