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Coin - Penny, Edward II, England, 1315-1318 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 180

Summary:
Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
Durham Mint
Edward II (1307-1327)
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.151 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: circa 1316 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: The obverse has been tooled to show a face so the class of the coin can no longer be determined, it features a crowned bust of the King facing; around, + EDWAR R ANGL DNS HYB
Reverse Description: A long cross with three beads in the angles; around outside a circle of beads, CIVI TAS DVR OLM
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King Edward II, England, Great Britain
Mint: Durham (Mint)
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.27-8 Pages

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