YORYM-D1DD51: Medieval Coin : Penny of Henry VII

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-D1DD51

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Henry VII, issued by Bishop Richard Fox, RD by shield and mitre above, Durham mint, AD 1494 - 1501.

North Vol 2, p.103, no.1731.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1494
Date to: Circa AD 1501

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 15.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VII of England
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry VII, King enthroned obv. (N 1724 - 1731)
Obverse description: King enthroned holding orb and sceptre
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Royal shield with RD to sides and mitre above
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS]DUR/HAM
Die axis measurement: 12 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: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Asselby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7327
Four figure Latitude: 53.734291
Four figure longitude: -0.894865
1:25K map: SE7327
1:10K map: SE72NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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