Coin - Penny, Edward I, England, 1280-1281 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 162

Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
London Mint
Edward I (1272-1307)
Penny, Class III
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.318 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: England
DateEra: 1280 - 1281 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: A crowned bust of the King facing; around, + EDW R ANGL DNS HYB
Reverse Description: A long cross with three beads in the angles; around outside a circle of beads, CIVI TAS LON DON
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King Edward I, England, Great Britain
Mint: London Mint
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.22, no.1018 Pages
  2. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, p.161-164 Pages

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