SUR-B5BA88: Post medieval coin: Penny of Edward VI

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: SUR-B5BA88

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

A silver penny of Edward VI, 1552-1553, York mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1552
Date to: Circa AD 1553

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 15.72 mm

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 17-575

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Edward VI, not further defined (N 1883 - 1888, 1902, 1903, 1942, 1945, 1946)
Obverse description: A rose
Obverse inscription: EDG ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: A shield
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS EBORACI
Initial mark: Pierced mullet

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Crawley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4333
Four figure Latitude: 51.09470339
Four figure longitude: -1.38734118
1:25K map: SU4333
1:10K map: SU43SW
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

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SUR-5D6D75
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A silver penny of Edward VI (1547-1553). Mullet initial mark, dating to 1552-1553. Obverse features a double rose. York mint.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: LON-292CC5
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A Post Medieval silver penny of Edward VI (AD1547-1553). Initial mark: pierced mullet (AD1552-1553). York mint. North no 1946. Dimension…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: CORN-9A8384
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Silver cut half of a sixpence of Edward VI (1547-1553), Third Period c.1550-1553, York mint, mintmark pierced mullet c.1552-1553, North 1939, …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.