Coin - Penny, Edward I, England, 1296-1297 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 167

Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
Berwick-Upon-Tweed Mint
Edward I (1272-1307)
Penny, Class I
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 18 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.212 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: 1296-1297
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: A crowned bust of the King facing; around, + EDW R AN[GL] DNS HYB.
Reverse Description: A long cross with three beads in the angles; around outside a circle of beads, [VIL] LAB ERE ...
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Edward I, II or III, England, Great Britain
Mint: Berwich-Upon-Tweed (Mint)
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.29, no.1071 Pages
  2. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, p.164 Pages

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