DOR-A9F4C4: Post Medieval coin: Penny of Edward VI

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Unique ID: DOR-A9F4C4

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An incomplete base silver penny of Edward VI (1547 - 1553) dating to 1550 -1553. A double rose on the obverse. Mint of York.
Reference: North Volume 2, No. 1946
Date: Post Medieval - 1550 - 1553
Diameter: 15.65
Weight: 0.36
Die axis: 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1553

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.36 g
Diameter: 15.65 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 018925

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Edward VI, Base silver, 1550-1553 (N 1945, 1946)
Obverse description: Double rose
Obverse inscription: [EDG ROS]A SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Long cross over Royal shield
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]TAS EBO[RACI]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: All Cannings (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0761
Four figure Latitude: 51.34803841
Four figure longitude: -1.90087737
1:25K map: SU0761
1:10K map: SU06SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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