Medieval England King Edward Silver Penny class 8b London

Medieval England King Edward Silver Penny class 8b London

Code: 12542

£40.00 Approx $50.63, €46.67
 

This is a medieval silver penny of King Edward Ist of England, struck at the London Mint between 1294 - 1299 AD.

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

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

This coin has been clipped 

DENOMINATION: Penny

CULTUREMedieval England

MONARCH: King Edward Ist

DATE: 1272  - 1307 AD (this class was minted between 1280 - 1281 AD)

MATERIALSilver

SIZE: 17.7mm diameter

WEIGHT: 1.02 grams

ATTRIBUTION:  Spink 1406, North 1034/2

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, Saffron Walden. Essex.