FAKL-12EC47: Silver penny of Henry VIII, York

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Unique ID: FAKL-12EC47

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver penny of Henry VIII, York mint,

Class: Penny of Henry VIII, York

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1544
Date to: Circa AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.59 g
Diameter: 15.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: A240

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Henry VIII, 1544-1547 (N 1854 - 1858)
Obverse description: Three-quarter profile bust
Obverse inscription: H D G ROSA SINE [sp]INA
Reverse description: Royal arms
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS [ebo] RAC
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: York (Unitary Authority)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Fulford

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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