KENT-863650: Henry VI pinecone-mascle penny of york

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Unique ID: KENT-863650

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A worn and clipped Medieval silver probably Henry VI (AD 1422-1460), pinecone-mascle issue, dating 1430-1434, minted at York. North (1991, 77) no. 1466.

Measurements: 17.24mm in diameter, 0.49mm thick and 0.83g in weigh

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1430
Date to: Circa AD 1434

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.49 mm
Weight: 0.83 g
Diameter: 17.24 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Henry VI, First reign, Pinecone-Mascle (N 1464 - 1467)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust
Obverse inscription: [+HENRICVS:REX'AN]GLIE
Reverse description: Long Cross dividing legend, with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/]TAS/EBO/[RACI]
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Medway (Unitary Authority)
District: Medway (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cliffe and Cliffe Woods (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ7474
Four figure Latitude: 51.43827237
Four figure longitude: 0.50207738
1:25K map: TQ7474
1:10K map: TQ77SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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