Edward III Transitional Treaty Penny - Mint London
Edward III Transitional Treaty Period (1361) Penny
Obv: Crowned bust facing - composite crown with central Fleur added.
+EDWAR x AnGLIEx DnS x hIB - Saltire stops;omits REX and Lombardic N's in AnGLIE & DnS.
Rev: Long cross quartered by trefoil of pellets
CIVI / TAS / LOn / DOn (Lombardic N's in London).
North 1227; SCBC 1612; Lawrence noted five dies for London Trans' Treaty pence
(The Coinage of Edward III from 1351 - NC Fifth Series Vol XII 1932 pp 170 / 171.
See Doubleday Sale Lot 547 & RC Lockett Sale Lot 1304.
For discussion of Transitional Treaty Coinage (Treaty A)
see Lord Stewartby's English Coins pages 225 / 226 also Plate 14 No 297.
Bought as part Lot of 4 coins on eBay Dec 2015.
Weight 0.93 gms. Very rare coin.