LIN-9A81F6: Medieval silver hammered penny

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Unique ID: LIN-9A81F6

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Silver penny, pinecone mascle penny of Henry VI, struck 1430-4.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1430
Date to: AD 1434

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.54 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 17.64 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry VI, First reign, Pinecone-Mascle (N 1464 - 1467)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX ANGLI
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in angles
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Edlington with Wispington

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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