Numismatics
Ruler: Henry VIII, King of England, British, 1491–1547, ruled 1509–47
Mint: York
Artist: Unknown

Penny of Henry VIII from York

1530–44

Silver

0.74 g, 2:00, 15.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.25969
Culture: 
British
Period: 
16th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in York, England
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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