WMID5229: Obverse of Edward IV penny

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID5229

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Medieval silver penny, Irish issue of Edward IV (1461-1483), Dublin, Suns and Roses/Rose on Cross coinage, c.1478-1483. Spink, Coins of Scotland, Ireland and the Islands, 2nd edition, 2003, page 136, No. 6393.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1478
Date to: AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Mint or issue place: Dublin
Obverse description: Rose by crown
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Rose in centre of cross. Quarters as follows Two roses, one ?pellet / Two ?pellets, one rose / Two roses, one ?pellet / Two ?pellets, one rose
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Tanworth-in-Arden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1171
Four figure Latitude: 52.336975
Four figure longitude: -1.839981
1:25K map: SP1171
1:10K map: SP17SW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Spink and Son Ltd 2003 Coins of Scotland, Ireland and the Islands London Spink and Son Ltd 136 6393

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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