Alexander III Penny, Scotland
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden WARWICKSHIRE Fri June 22, 2007
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 1110 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Issue date
Silver 18mm 1250 - c.1280

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Description: Alexander III long cross penny, struck at St Andrews.
Keywords: Alexander III Penny, Scotland
State: Scotland Reign/Issue Authority: Alexander III
Denomination: Penny Classification: First coinage (long cross and stars), Type III
Mint: St Andrews Moneyer: Tomas
Issue Date: 1250 - c.1280 Metal: Silver
Weight (grams): Diameter (mm): 18mm
Obverse Description: Crowned bust left, sceptre in front. Obverse Legend: ALEXANDER REX
Reverse Description: Long cross voided with a star in each angle. Reverse Legend: TOMAS ON AN
References: Spink 5043 Comments:
Findspot: Near Rugby County: WARWICKSHIRE
Recorded elsewhere: No Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Minelab Explorer II Validated By: Rod Blunt


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