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Coin - Penny, Edward III, England, circa 1360 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 179

Summary:
Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
Durham Mint
Edward III (1327-1377)

This is an example of a clipped coin.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 17 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 0.944 g (Weight)

More information

Themes this item is part of: Eugene von Guerard Collection, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: England
DateEra: circa 1360 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: A crowned bust of the King facing; around, + EDW [ARDVS REX AN]GLI
Reverse Description: A long cross with three beads in the angles; around outside a circle of beads, [CIVI] TAS DVR [HAM]
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King Edward III, England, Great Britain
Mint: Durham (Mint)
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.36 Pages
  2. [Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.

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