Medieval England King Edward Silver Farthing class 3g London

Medieval England King Edward Silver Farthing class 3g London

Code: 12522

£85.00 Approx $107.59, €99.18
 

This is a medieval silver farthing of King Edward Ist of England, struck at the London Mint between 1280 - 1281 AD.

Obverse:  + ЄR AN GLIЄ (Edward King of England) Legend around crowned facing portrait within inner beaded circle ew wide crown with curving side fleur

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

DENOMINATION: Farthing (1/4 of a Penny)

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: King Edward Ist

DATE: 1272  - 1307 AD (this class was minted between 1301 - 1305 AD)

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 11mm diameter

WEIGHT: 0.36 grams

ATTRIBUTION:  Spink 1446, North 1053

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection in Essex