BUC-1CA347: Edward IIII Penny

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Unique ID: BUC-1CA347

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver penny of Edward IIII

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Retained by finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1465
Date to: AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 0.65 mm
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 13.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Paul Manning
Identified by: British Museum specialst
Secondary identifier: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: A crowned head
Obverse inscription: Clipped off
Reverse description: Long cross with central quatrefoil
Reverse inscription: Clipped off

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Lavendon

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Paul Manning at Central Searchers Dig
Current location: Retained by finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: Thursday 15th December 2005
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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