GLO-30C563:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-30C563

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver three pence of Elizabeth I dated to 1567. Mint mark Crown

Obverse: crowned bust facing left, rose behind ELIZABE[TH D G] ANG FR ET HIB REGINA

Reverse: shield with the royal coat of arms, 1567 above all divided by a long cross POSUI DEU ADIVTOREM MEU

Notes:

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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 1567

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd January 2021 - Sunday 7th March 2021

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Threepence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 1998)
Obverse description: crowned bust facing left, rose behind
Obverse inscription: ELIZABE[TH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: shield with the royal coat of arms, 1567 above all divided by a long cross
Reverse inscription: POSUI DEU ADIVTOREM MEU
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Iron Acton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6785
Four figure Latitude: 51.56290459
Four figure longitude: -2.47745434
1:25K map: ST6785
1:10K map: ST68NE
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: About one year ago

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