WAW-958AD7: Medieval coin: halfpenny of Edward IV second reign (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-958AD7

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Medieval coin: halfpenny of Edward IV second reign, minted in London. Withers Type 10a - North 1667.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1471
Date to: AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 12.89 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards.
Obverse inscription: E[DWA]RD DEI [GRA] REX
Reverse description: CIVI / TAS / LON / [D]ON
Reverse inscription: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Initial mark: Rose
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Warwick (District)
Parish or ward: Rowington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1969
Four figure Latitude: 52.318778
Four figure longitude: -1.722682
1:25K map: SP1969
1:10K map: SP16NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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