ESS-23CD34: Clipped silver penny of Edward IV

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-23CD34

Object type certainty: Certain
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Clipped silver penny of Edward IV, issued by Archbishop Thomas Rotherham.Wren page 140, XXiv.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1480
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.46 g
Diameter: 13.92 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Caroline McDonald
Identified by: Caroline McDonald

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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: [EDWARD D(E)I GRA REX ANG(LIE)]
Obverse inscription: Bust facing with T and key to either side
Reverse description: Long cross with central quatrefoil and three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: [...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
To be known as: Sible Hedingham

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
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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