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Unique ID: SF-FBDFD4

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A silver Medieval penny of Edward IV (AD 1461-1470 / 1471-1483), rosette in centre of reverse cross, extra pellet in one quarter, dating to AD 1461-1470. Mint of Durham. Wren (1995, p.125, IV).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1461
Date to: Circa AD 1470

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.68 mm
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 16.13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 16th January 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

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, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust.
Obverse inscription: [...]EX colon saltire AN[...]
Reverse description: Long solid cross; three pellets in angles, an extra pellet in one angle. Rosette in centre of cross.
Reverse inscription: [...]
Initial mark: []
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Rougham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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