LEIC-669E45: medieval silver penny

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-669E45

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver penny of Edward IV, second reign? 1471-83.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1471
Date to: Circa AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.25 mm
Weight: 0.55 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Reverse description: Long cross with quatrefoil
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: North West Leicestershire (District)
Parish or ward: Ibstock (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4207
Four figure Latitude: 52.659103
Four figure longitude: -1.380496
1:25K map: SK4207
1:10K map: SK40NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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