ESS-F15932: Medieval coin: penny of Edward IV

Rights Holder: Colchester and Ipswich Museum Service
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: ESS-F15932

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

Medieval silver coin: double struck penny of Edward IV, Durham local dies. Wren p143 no 6.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1476
Date to: Circa AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.73 g
Diameter: 15.76 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 3rd May 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEF 6249

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, Second reign (N 1641 - 1666)
Obverse description: Double struck: crowned bust facing: D to left of neck, V to right
Reverse description: Double struck: Long cross with three pellets in each angle

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Tendring (District)
Parish or ward: Great Bromley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1025
Four figure Latitude: 51.883992
Four figure longitude: 1.049936
1:25K map: TM1025
1:10K map: TM12NW
Grid reference source: From finder
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

Similar objects

Find number: SF-B3BE7E
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A worn silver Medieval penny of Edward IV, Durham local dies of Bishop William Dudley, c.1476-1483 AD. As Wren, 1995: p. 143.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-FACED7
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval penny of Edward IV, Durham local dies, c.1461-1465 AD. Wren, 1995: p. 125.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-4400E3
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A worn silver penny of Edward IV, second reign, local Durham dies for Bishop William Dudley, c.1476-1483 AD. Wren, 1995: p. 143.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.