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1 Penny - Henry VIII 1st coinage; Durham mint

Features

Country England
(United Kingdom)
Type Common coin
Years 1509-1526
Value 1 Penny (1/240 LSD)
Metal Silver
Weight 0.64 g
Shape Round
Demonetized yes
References Sp# 2332, North# 1777
Coins of England & the United Kingdom
by Philip Skingley
(Spink)
English Hammered Coinage
by Jeffrey J. North
(Spink)

Obverse

Crowned portrait of King Henry VIII enthroned holding sceptre

Lettering: HENRIC DI GRA REX ANGL

Translation: Henry by the Grace of God King of England

Reverse

Quartered shield over long cross fourchée, T D in field

Lettering: CIVI TAS DVR RAM

Translation: City of Durham

Comments

House of Tudor (1485-1603), Henry VIII (1509-47), First coinage (1509-26);
Durham mint under Bishop Ruthall, 'Sovereign' type.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1509-1523)  mm. Radiant star (22)
ND (1509-1526)  mm. Lis (105)

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1 Penny - Henry VIII (1st coinage; Durham mint)