SUR-D360D2: Post medieval coin: Posthumous penny of Henry VIII

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Unique ID: SUR-D360D2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A penny of Henry VIII minted posthumously under Edward VI.


The mintmark is missing

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1547
Date to: Circa AD 1551

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.54 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st March 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 10.445

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Edward VI, in the name of Henry VIII, 1547-1551 (N 1883 - 1888)
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Chawton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7037
Four figure Latitude: 51.128011
Four figure longitude: -1.001059
1:25K map: SU7037
1:10K map: SU73NW
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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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Wednesday 26th May 2010
Updated: Wednesday 26th May 2010

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