Irish Coin Daily: Edward I, Second coinage, Penny, Dublin mint, type Ic (Lombardic ‘n’)


Date: c. 1280-83

Edward I, second coinage, Dublin Penny, type 1c, 1.40g, crowned facing bust within triangle, rev. long cross with trefoils of three pellets in each angle (S.6248)

Edward I, second coinage, Dublin Penny, type 1c (Lombardic ‘n’ in reverse legend)

Description:

Edward I’s Second Coinage, Silver Penny, Dublin mint, Class 1c (Lombardic ‘n’ in reverse legend)

  • Weight: 1.40g

References: (S 6248)

  • Some areas of weakness on portrait
  • Toned, fine (F)

Obverse:

  • Crowned, facing bust of Edward I, with trefoil of pellets below within triangle, legend surrounding. No pellets before and after EDWR in obverse legend.
  • Legend:
    • EDWR  ANGL.D  NS.hB
    • Translates as:
      • Edward King of England, Lord of Ireland

Reverse:

  • Long cross pattée, three pellets in each angle, legend surrounding.
  • Lombardic ‘N’ in reverse legend
  • Legend:
    • CIVI  TAS  DVBL  InIE
    • Translates as:
      • Citizen of Dublin

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

  • Anglo-Norman
    • House of Plantagenet
    • Angevin
  • Edward I (1272-1307)
  • Hammered

 


Other coins in this Series:

Further Reading:

  • O’Brien Coin Guide: The 1st Irish Coinage of Edward I (1276)
  • O’Brien Coin Guide: The 2nd Irish Coinage of Edward I (1280-83)
  • O’Brien Coin Guide: The 3rd Irish Coinage of Edward I (1294-1302)
  • O’Brien Coin Guide: The 4th Irish Coinage of Edward I (1294)
  • O’Brien Coin Guide: The 5th Irish Coinage of Edward I (1295)
  • O’Brien Coin Guide: The 6th Irish Coinage of Edward I (1300)

 

 

 

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