NLM-5B81A2: Medieval Penny of Edward IV

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-5B81A2

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

Probably a medieval penny of Edward IV, first reign, c.1461-1470. York mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1461
Date to: Circa AD 1470

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.85 g
Diameter: 17.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st November 2008

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM13344

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Henry IV count of Luxembourg
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry IV, Light coinage, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing forward
Obverse inscription: [EDWA]RDVS REX AN
Reverse description: Long cross with quatrefoil in centre and three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/EBO/RACI
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
To be known as: Dunham on Trent

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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