Irish Coin Daily: Edward IV. First reign, Anonymous ‘Crown’ coinage (1460-1462) Copper Half-farthing, or Patrick


Date: c. 1460-1463

Edward IV, First ‘Anonymous’ Issue (1460-1462) Copper Half-farthing, 1.26g, DF.101 var. S. 6399

Edward IV, First ‘Anonymous’ Issue (1460-1462) Copper Half-farthing, or Patrick

Description:

Edward IV (First reign, 1461-1470) Anonymous ‘Crown’ coinage – copper half-farthing or ‘Patrick’. Struck circa 1460-1462.

  • Weight: 1.26 g
  • Good Very Fine (gVF)
    • Rare

References:

  • DF.101 var.; S. 6399

Obverse:

  • Crown in centre, within a toothed border
  • Legend, within outer toothed rim / border:
    • + PA (space) TRIR° (branch)

Reverse:

  • Large cross, within a toothed rim / border

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

  • Anglo-Norman
    • House of York
    • First Reign, 4th March 1461 until 3rd October 1470
  • Edward IV (1461-1483)
  • Hammered

 


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