Medieval England King Edward II Silver Farthing class 10 London

Medieval England King Edward II Silver Farthing class 10 London

Code: 12550

£45.00 Approx $56.96, €52.51
 

This is a medieval silver farthing of King Edward II of England, struck at the London Mint between 1307 - 1327 AD.

Obverse:  + EDWARDVS REX A (King Edward) large bust within inner circle.

Reverse:  CIVI TAS LON DON (City of London) Long cross pattée, trefoil of pellets in angles, mint name around.

DENOMINATION: Farthing (1/4 of a Penny)

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: King Edward II

DATE: 1307 - 1327 AD 

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 11.4mm diameter

WEIGHT: 0.31 grams

ATTRIBUTION:  Spink 1474, North 1070/1

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection in York.