Richard III Penny
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden YORKSHIRE/NORTH Tue October 21, 2008
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 2054 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Issue date
Silver 15mm 1483 - 1485


Description: Richard III penny, struck at the Durham episcopal mint of John Sherwood.
Keywords: Richard III Penny
State: England Reign/Issue Authority: Richard III
Denomination: Penny Classification:
Mint: Durham (ecclesiastical) Moneyer:
Issue Date: 1483 - 1485 Metal: Silver
Weight (grams): Diameter (mm): 15mm
Obverse Description: Crowned bust facing with S on breast. Obverse Legend: R[ ]
Reverse Description: Long cross pattée with three pellets in each angle; D at centre. Reverse Legend: CIVI[ ]
References: Spink 2169; North 1687 Comments:
Findspot: Bedale County: YORKSHIRE/NORTH
Recorded elsewhere: No Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Minelab Explorer II Validated By: Rod Blunt


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