Pictures of Coins of the UK

by Tony Clayton


One Penny (Silver), after 1066


Silver Penny, prior to 1066 <<-- : -->> Copper Pennies (1797-1860)

History of the Penny
Values of Silver One Penny Coins
Values of Copper or Bronze One Penny Coins


Please note: as the images have come from a wide range of sources, they are not to scale relative to each other.


William I (1066 - 1087)


William I Penny

Two Stars Type Penny
Moneyer: Godpine (Godwine) of London

Courtesy of Spink.

William I Penny

Pax Type Penny
Moneyer: Briinstiin (Brunstan) of Stamford

Courtesy of Spink (ex Duke of Argyll collection)


William II (1087 - 1100)


William II Penny

Profile Type Penny S.1258
Moneyer: Winedi of Canterbury

Courtesy of Spink.


Henry I (1100 - 1135)


Henry I Penny

Small Bust Type Penny
Moneyer: Algar of Southwark?

Courtesy of Jean ELSEN & ses Fils

Henry I Penny

Quadrilateral on Cross Fleury Type Penny
Moneyer: Gilebert of Bury St.Edmunds

Courtesy of Spink (ex Pimprez hoard)

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Stephen (1135 - 1154)


Stephen Penny

Watford Type Penny, London Mint, Moneyer Bricmar
Courtesy of Spink


Henry II (1154 - 1189)


All short-cross pennies issued by Henry II, Richard I, John and Henry III bear the name HENRICVS.

Henry II Penny

Cross and Crosslets (Tealby) Class C Penny, 1158-1180
Moneyer: possibly Willem of Newcastle. S.1339

Courtesy of Spink

Henry II Penny

Short Cross Class 1B Penny
Moneyer: Golcelm of Winchester

Courtesy of Sylvester

Henry II Penny

Short Cross Class 1B Penny
Moneyer: Oslac of Worcester

Courtesy of Jean ELSEN & ses Fils S.A.


Richard I (1189 - 1199)


Richard I Penny

Short Cross Class 4A or 4B Penny
Moneyer: Henric of London

Courtesy of John Partington


John (1199 - 1216)


John Penny

Short Cross Class 5B Penny.
Moneyer: Andrew of Lincoln

Author's Collection

John Penny

Short Cross Class 5B Penny.
Moneyer: Bartelme of Winchester

Courtesy of Jean ELSEN & ses Fils S.A.

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Henry III (1216 - 1272)


Henry III Penny

Long Cross Class 3B Penny.
Moneyer: Walter of Lincoln

Author's Collection

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Edward I (1272 - 1307)


Edward I Penny

Class 2B Penny, Bristol Mint
Courtesy of Sylvester

Edward I Penny

Class 2B Penny, London Mint, LONDDN error
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

Edward I Penny

Class 3D Penny, Bristol Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

Edward I Penny

Class 3G Penny, Chester Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

Edward I Penny

Class 4B Penny, Berwick-upon-Tweed Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

Edward I Penny

Class 10A Penny, Canterbury Mint
Courtesy of Sylvester

Edward I Penny

Class 10CF Penny, Canterbury Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

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Edward III (1327 - 1377)


Edward III Penny

Third (Florin) coinage (1344-1351) Class 1 Penny, London Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

Edward III Penny

Fourth coinage Pre-Treaty Period (1351-1361) Series D Penny, Durham Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

Edward III Penny

Fourth coinage Treaty Period (1361-1369) Penny, London Mint
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.

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Richard II (1377 - 1399)


Penny

Class Ia Penny
York Mint

Courtesy of Spink


Henry VI (1422 - 1461, 1470-1471)


Henry VI 1d

First Reign Hybrid Annulet/Rosette-Mascle Issue Penny, (1427-1430), London Mint
Courtesy of Jean ELSEN & ses Fils S.A.

Henry VI 1d

First Reign Rosette-Mascle Issue Penny, (1427-1430), Durham Mint
Note the star to the left of the crown
Courtesy of Jean ELSEN & ses Fils S.A.

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Edward IV (1461 - 1470, 1471-1483)


Edward IV Penny

Light Coinage Penny, Durham Mint, mintmark plain cross (1462-4), rosette at centre on reverse
Courtesy of Jean Elsen & Ses Fils S.A.


Richard III (1483 - 1485)


Richard III Penny

Penny, Durham Mint (Bishop Sherwood), S on breast
mintmark: lis
Courtesy of Spink


Henry VIII (1509 - 1547)


Henry VIII 1d

Durham Mint Penny, issued by Bishop Cuthbert Tunstall (1530)
Found near Catterick
Courtesy of Rhys Cook.


Charles I (1625 - 1649)


penny

Penny, Tower Mint under the King, 1625 - 1642
Shield reverse, mintmark plume

Courtesy of Jean Elsen et Ses Fils S.A.


William & Mary (1688 - 1694)


1690 silver penny

Silver penny, 1690
Scan donated anonymously


George I (1714-1727)

1716 penny

1716 penny, the only Maundy coin issued that year.
Courtesy of Mark Hamilton


George II (1727-1760)

1754 penny

1754 penny, the only Maundy coin issued that year.
Courtesy of Brandon Hamer


Victoria (1837 - 1901)


1885 silver penny

Silver Maundy penny, 1885
Author's Collection


Links

Silver Penny, prior to 1066 <<-- : -->> Copper Pennies (1797-1860)

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History of the Penny

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Values of Silver One Penny Coins

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Pictures of Coins of the UK - The Silver Penny post 1066
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