SF-7F8142: Medieval silver penny, probably of Edward IV

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-7F8142

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

A worn silver Medieval penny, probably of Edward IV, c.1461-1483 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 16.64 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd September 2012

Rally details.

This object was found at St Marys Bacton (Finningham) Rally 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Rally ref.: 14

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny, halfpenny or farthing of Edward IV
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: []WA DI GRA REX An
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the legend, three pellets in each angle of the cross, all within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LOn/DOn
Initial mark: Star?
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Finningham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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