DENO-646843: Medieval Coin: Penny

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Unique ID: DENO-646843

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver medieval clipped penny probably of Edward IV (1461-1470 & 1471-1483). Probably minted at York.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1461
Date to: Exactly AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.49 mm
Weight: 0.44 g
Diameter: 14.76 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009 - Saturday 18th April 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Patricia Davidson
Identified by: Miss Anja Rohde
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E6601

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Edward V of England
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny or halfpenny of Edward V not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust of king facing (very worn). Key to right of bust
Obverse inscription: Inscription illegible
Reverse description: Long cross which divides the legend. Quatrefoil in centre of cross. Three pellets in each quadrant (as far as is visible)
Reverse inscription: Inscription illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Claypole

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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