Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
Canterbury Mint
Henry II (1154-1189) Plantagenet King of England, Great-grandson of William the Conqueror; also Count of Anjou, Maine and Nantes, Duke of Aquitaine and Gascony Normandy
Type: Cross and Crosslets Penny (Tealby type)

Obverse Description

A crowned bust of the King facing, holding a sceptre over his right shoulder, the + at the beginning of the legend and the letter R can be seen.

Reverse Description

A large cross potent with a smal cross potent in each angle; around, the letter O can be seen on each side of the cross.

Edge Description


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