LEIC-C1E0EC: Post medieval silver penny of the Commonwealth

Rights Holder: Leicestershire County Council
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Unique ID: LEIC-C1E0EC

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval silver penny of the Commonwealth, 1649-60, Spink 3222. Pierced.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1649
Date to: Circa AD 1660

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.42 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Commonwealth of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Parliament)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Shield decorated with St Georges cross
Reverse description: Two overlapping shields, decorated with St. Georges cross and Irish harp, .I. above.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Woodhouse (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5214
Four figure Latitude: 52.72116003
Four figure longitude: -1.23156245
1:25K map: SK5214
1:10K map: SK51SW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: About one month ago
Updated: 28 days ago

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