LVPL-68AFE1: Medieval coin: Probable halfpenny of Edward IV

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Unique ID: LVPL-68AFE1

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

Rally ID: 203

Medieval coin: A complete clipped struck / hammered silver probable halfpenny of probably Edward IV (1471 to 1483 AD).

Diameter: 14.00 mm
Thickness: 0.73 mm
Weight: 0.4 grams.

Find was photographed.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.73 mm
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th March 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Tattenhall 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Teresa Gilmore
Identified by: Miss Teresa Gilmore

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Tattenhall Rally ID: 203

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Halfpenny: Edward IV, Second reign, not further defined (N 1667 - 1669)
Obverse description: Crowned head, long hair
Obverse inscription: [ ]
Reverse description: Long cross, 3 pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Tattenhall Rally 2011

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found at Tattenhall Rally 2011

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: 7 years ago

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