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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-8F274B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval silver penny of Edward IV. Dating from 1464-1470. Mint of Canterbury. Crosses by neck. Spink 2051

Obverse: Crowned bust facing. Crosses by neck. [-------]A REX ANG

Reverse: Long cross dividing legend. 3 pellets in each quadrant. [CIVI TAS] CAN TOR

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1464
Date to: Circa AD 1470

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 15.02 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th June 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Paul Smith
Identified by: Mr Paul Smith

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1427 moljam

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: Canterbury
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, First reign, Light coinage (N 1591 - 1607)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing. Crosses by neck.
Obverse inscription: [-------]A REX ANG
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend. 3 pellets in each quadrant.
Reverse inscription: [CIVI TAS] CAN TOR

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Debenham

Spatial coordinates


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.

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
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