Medieval England King Edward Silver Penny class 15c Canterbury

Medieval England King Edward Silver Penny class 15c Canterbury

Code: 12517

£95.00 Approx $120.25, €110.85
 

This is a medieval silver penny of King Edward II of England, struck at the Canterbury Mint between 1321 - 1327/8 AD.

Obverse: + EDWAR R ANGL DNS hyB (Edward King of England Lord of Ireland) Legend around crowned facing portrait within inner beaded circle.

Reverse:  CIVITAS CANTOR (City of Canterbury) Long cross pattée, trefoil of pellets in angles, mint name around.

DENOMINATION: Penny

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: King Edward II

DATE: 1307  - 1327 AD (this class was minted between 1321 - 1327/8AD)

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 18.5mm diameter

WEIGHT: 1.38 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 1463, North 1068

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, Jedburgh