LVPL-632B77: Silver penny of Richard II, (1377-1399).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-632B77

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Silver penny of Richard II, (1377-1399). Obv: RICARDVS REX ANGLIE; Crowned bust facing. Rev: CIVITAS EBORACI; long cross dividing the legends; three pellets in each quarter, quatrefoil in centre of reverse. North no. 1329

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1377
Date to: AD 1399

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.51 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 18.44 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st October 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Richard II of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Richard II, not further defined (N 1325 - 1330)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: RICARDVS REX ANGLIE
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the legends; three pellets in each quarter, quatrefoil in centre of reverse.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS EBORACI
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
To be known as: Buttercrambe

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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