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MEDIEVAL COIN

Medieval Coin: Heavily clipped and worn hammered silver penny probably of Henry VII (1485-1509). An ecclesiastical issue under the Bishop John Sherwood (1480-1500) at Durham mint.Pennies issued by Bishop Sherwood at Durham during the reigns of both Henry VII and his predecessor Richard III are almost indistinguishable when the obverse legends have been lost through clipping and wear, as in this ca…