YORYM-A84025: Medieval Coin : Penny of Richard II

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-A84025

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Richard II dating to the period AD 1377 - 1399. Cross on breast. Long cross reverse with quatrefoil at centre. Mint of York. Probably Class 3.

North Vol 2, p.62, no.1329.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1377
Date to: Circa AD 1399

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 17.6 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: Richard II of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Richard II, Type 1 (N 1325, 1326, 1328, 1329a-b)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with cross on breast
Obverse inscription: [-----]RDVS REX [------]
Reverse description: Long cross
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/[---/---]
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

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)
Parish or ward: Rawcliffe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5854
Four figure Latitude: 53.97881506
Four figure longitude: -1.11712631
1:25K map: SE5854
1:10K map: SE55SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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