Edward IV penny forgery

Photo: Garry Crace CC By SA2.0
Issued by: Edward IV
Denomination: Penny
Period: Medieval
Date found: 11/08/2021
Location: Breckland, Norfolk


This rather crude forgery is similar in appearance to coins of the Queenhithe hoard. In February 1980, a hoard of 495 similar forgeries was found near Queenhithe Dock, London.