NCL-EB8534: Post-Medieval coin: penny of Edward VI

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Unique ID: NCL-EB8534

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A silver penny of Edward VI, London mint, 1547-1549.

North no 1902.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: Circa AD 1547
Date to: Circa AD 1549

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.44 mm
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 16.85 mm

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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, 1547-1549 (N 1902, 1903)
Obverse description: crowned bust left?
Obverse inscription: ED...S...
Reverse description: longcross over arms of England
Reverse inscription: CIVI/.../LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Richmondshire (District)
Parish or ward: Middleton Tyas (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2105
Four figure Latitude: 54.439981
Four figure longitude: -1.677725
1:25K map: NZ2105
1:10K map: NZ20NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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