LVPL-EDFE03: Medieval coin: penny of Henry IV

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-EDFE03

Object type certainty: Certain
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Complete silver medieval penny of Henry IV (1399-1413), heavy coinage dating to c.1399-1412, North no. 1350-1. Mint of York. Obverse is completely worn and illegible.

Obverse: Crowned bust forwards. Legend: [...]
Reverse: Long cross with three pellets in each quadrant. Quatrefoil with pellet at the centre of the cross. Legend: +CIVI/TAS/EBO/RACI

Notes:

Finder ref: Oct 2019 no.25.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1399
Date to: Circa AD 1412

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 17.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 5th October 2019

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry IV of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry IV, Heavy coinage (N 1347 - 1351)
Obverse description: Crowned bust forwards
Obverse inscription: [...]
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quadrant. Quatrefoil with pellet at the centre of the cross
Reverse inscription: +CIVI/TAS/EBO/RACI
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
To be known as: Sporle with Palgrave

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: About one year ago

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