DENO-192782: Medieval coin: penny of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-192782

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete, silver medieval penny of Edward IV (First reign 1461-1470). Class IV, Heavy Coinage (North 1544), minted in Durham, 1461-1464/5.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1461
Date to: Circa AD 1465

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.39 g
Diameter: 14.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 8th October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Catherine Falkner
Identified by: Mrs Catherine Falkner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E8892

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, First reign, Heavy coinage, Class 4 (N 1541, 1543, 1544)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: [...] REX [...]
Reverse description: Long cross pattee dividing the legend.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/[TAS DVN]/O[L]I'
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: Edwinstowe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6266
Four figure Latitude: 53.1874884
Four figure longitude: -1.07359674
1:25K map: SK6266
1:10K map: SK66NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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