BERK-09B816: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward IV

Rights Holder: Oxfordshire County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-09B816

Object type certainty: Certain
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A heavily clipped silver penny of Edward IV's second reign, dating from AD 1471-1483. Mint of Durham, produced under Bishop William Dudley. North 1666.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1471
Date to: Circa AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 14.8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard
Secondary identifier: Dr John Naylor

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2015.485

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, Second reign (N 1641 - 1666)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, D to left, V to right
Obverse inscription: ED[...]
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter, D in the centre
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Heythrop (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3328
Four figure Latitude: 51.94952064
Four figure longitude: -1.52126587
1:25K map: SP3328
1:10K map: SP32NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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