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Unique ID: SF-C1743E
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
An incomplete silver Post Medieval penny of Edward VI (AD 1547-1553), on the name of Henry VIII (AD 1509-1547), dating to AD 1547-1551. Mint of Canterbury. North 1887.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.58 mm
Weight: 0.37 g
Diameter: 16.37 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th April 2019
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Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Edward VI, not further defined (N 1883 - 1888, 1902, 1903, 1942, 1945, 1946)
Obverse description: Crowned three quarter bust right.
Obverse inscription: H . D. G . ROSA SINE [SPIN]E
Reverse description: Shield over long cross fourchée.
Reverse inscription: [...]C[A]N/TOR
Initial mark: -
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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