English gold coin

On display


  • Title

    English gold coin

  • Associated people

    Edward III (1327 - 1377) (ruler)
  • Associated place

  • Date

    1344 (January - August)
  • Material and technique

    gold, struck

  • Denomination

    1/2 Florin (Leopard)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    24 mm (diameter)
    3.26 g (weight)
    7 o'clock (die-axis)
  • Design

    Leopard standing, left, head facing. (obverse)

    Ornamental cross (reverse)

  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by The PilgrimTrust, 1956.

  • Museum location

    Lower ground floor | Gallery 7 | Money
  • Museum department

    Heberden Coin Room

  • Accession no.


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