LIN-81879C: Lin-81879C: Elizabeth I silver penny

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-81879C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn and incomplete post-medieval silver penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603). Unclear mintmark

Obverse description: illegible

Obverse inscription: [E D G] RO[SA SINE SPINA]

Reverse description: [CIVI]/TAS [LON/DON]

Reverse inscription: Long cross fourchee on shield of arms

Diameter: 13.02 mm, Thickness: 1.05 mm, Weight: 0.28g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.05 mm
Weight: 0.28 g
Diameter: 13.02 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Elizabeth I, not further defined (N 1988, 2001, 2017)
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: [E D G] RO[SA SINE SPINA]
Reverse description: Long cross fourchee on shield of arms
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]/TAS [LON/DON]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Mumby area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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