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SUR-8CAEDE: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward IV

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-8CAEDE

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

A clipped and very worn silver penny of Edward IV, 1461-1483,London mint.

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: 0.47 g
Diameter: 14.1 mm

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: B16-25

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, not further defined
Obverse description: A quatrefoil to the right of the neck and a mark to the left of the neck which is unclear
Obverse inscription: EDWA[...]
Reverse inscription: [CIVITAS LON]DON
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)
District: Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cox Green (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU8678
Four figure Latitude: 51.49441241
Four figure longitude: -0.76259255
1:25K map: SU8678
1:10K map: SU87NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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