NLM-1B1DB7: Medieval Coin: Penny of Edward IV [second reign]

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-1B1DB7

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

Silver coin. Probably a penny of Edward IV, second reign (1471-1483); York mint, possibly North no.1656, issue of 1480-1483; clipped.

Obverse description: Facing bare-shouldered bust with tall bifoliate open crown; a plain cross at the throat, initial mark rose. A tiny cross or star left of crown; a leaf-like projection from hair [left].

Obverse inscription: *ED[---]ANG

Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle, central quatrefoil.

Reverse inscription: CIVI/[--/--/--]

Diameter: 15.3mm, Weight: 0.66gms, die axis: 9

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1480
Date to: Exactly AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.66 g
Diameter: 15.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 6th October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM40638

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, Second reign (N 1641 - 1666)
Obverse description: Facing bare-shouldered bust with tall bifoliate open crown; a plain cross at the throa. A tiny cross or star left of crown; a leaf-like projection from hair [left].
Obverse inscription: *ED[---]ANG
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle, central quatrefoil.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/[--/--/--]
Initial mark: rose.
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Muckton

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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