Medieval England King Edward Silver Halfpenny class 10-11 London

Medieval England King Edward Silver Halfpenny class 10-11 London

Code: 12536

£70.00 Approx $88.61, €81.68
 

This is a medieval silver Halfpenny of King Edward II of England, struck at the London Mint between 1310 - 1327 AD.

Obverse:  + EDWARDVS REX An (Edward King of England) Crowned facing portrait of King Edward III within inner circle, legend around.

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

This coin is double-struck

DENOMINATION: Halfpenny (1/2 of a Penny

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: King Edward II

DATE: 1307  - 1327 AD 

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 15.6mm diameter

WEIGHT: 0.60 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 1473, North 1088

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, St Austell