KENT-926BE9: York Penny Edward I

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Unique ID: KENT-926BE9

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A worn, clipped and abraded silver Medieval long cross penny of Edward IV first reign 1461-1470, Light Coinage (1464-1470). Archiepiscopal issue of York under George Neville. North (1991) 1597, Withers type VII 3.

Measurements: 14.51mm in diameter, 0.52mm thick and 0.54g in weight

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.52 mm
Weight: 0.54 g
Diameter: 14.51 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
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, First reign, Light coinage (N 1591 - 1607)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust, quatrefoils by neck
Obverse inscription: [+EDWARD.DI.GRA.REX ANGL(IE)]
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter with quatrefoil-with-pellet at centre of reverse
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS/EBO/RACI]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
Parish or ward: Barham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2149
Four figure Latitude: 51.19745492
Four figure longitude: 1.16182545
1:25K map: TR2149
1:10K map: TR24NW
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: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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