LEIC-9EC0BB: Medieval silver  penny

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Unique ID: LEIC-9EC0BB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver penny probably Richard II, York mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Richard II of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: [..]NGL
Reverse description: Long cross and pellets quatrefoil and pellet in centre
Reverse inscription: AS EBO

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Rugby (District)
Parish or ward: Wolvey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4489
Four figure Latitude: 52.49713847
Four figure longitude: -1.35331354
1:25K map: SP4489
1:10K map: SP48NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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