Coin - Penny, Edward III, England, 1344-1351 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 25533

Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
Durham Mint
Edward III (1327-1377)
Third coinage, 1344 - 1351
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 0.987 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: 1344-1351 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: A crowned head of the King facing; around, EDWARDVS REX AN (annulet ove E of EDWARDVS, bar missing from N).
Reverse Description: A long cross with three pellets in each angle; around outside a circle, CVI TAS DVN ELM
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King Edward III, England, Great Britain
Mint: Durham (Mint)
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.35, cf. no.1128 Pages
  2. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, p.173 Pages

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