Medieval England King Edward Silver Penny class 4e London

Medieval England King Edward Silver Penny class 4e London

Code: 12539

£80.00 Approx $101.27, €93.35
 

This is a medieval silver penny of King Edward Ist struck at the London Mint between 1282 - 1289 AD.

Obverse: + ЄDW R’ ANGL’ DNS hyB  (Edward King of England Lord of Ireland) Legend around crowned facing portrait within inner beaded circle, three pellets on breast, ropy hair.

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

DENOMINATION: Penny

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: King Edward Ist 

DATE: 1272  - 1307 AD (this class was minted between 1282 - 1289 AD)

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 19.2mm diameter

WEIGHT: 1.21 grams

ATTRIBUTION:  Spink 1398, North 1027

PROVENANCE: Ex. Private Collection, Tamworth, United Kingdom