WILT-BDCFB7: Medieval Penny

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-BDCFB7

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An incomplete silver medieval penny of Henry V, dating to the period AD 1413-1422. CIVITAS EBORACI reverse type depicting solid long cross with quatrefoil in centre, three pellets in each quadrant. York episcopal mint, class G, p71, N 1404. There is a small chip missing from the circumference of the coin.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1413
Date to: Exactly AD 1422

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.84 g
Diameter: 16.22 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Fiona Johnstone
Identified by: Miss Fiona Johnstone

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5181

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry IV - Henry VI (first reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry IV - henry VI not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust, trefoil to one side, mullet on the other. Annulet on breast.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX ANGLIE
Reverse description: Solid long cross reverse with quatrefoil in centre, three pellets in each quadrant.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/EBO/RACI
Initial mark: Cross II
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Swindon (Unitary Authority)
District: Swindon (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chiseldon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1679
Four figure Latitude: 51.50970514
Four figure longitude: -1.77084483
1:25K map: SU1679
1:10K map: SU17NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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