NMS-160767: Post Medieval coin : irregular shilling of Edward VI

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Unique ID: NMS-160767

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

Copper alloy forgery of a base silver shilling of Edward VI, profile issue, 4.00g, appearance of slight clipping, c.1547-60

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1547
Date to: Circa AD 1560

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 14th January 2020 - Monday 10th February 2020

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 1021
Other reference: KLMD022020

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Edward VI, 1547-1549 (N 1896)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Oxborough (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7403
Four figure Latitude: 52.59693296
Four figure longitude: 0.56760028
1:25K map: TF7403
1:10K map: TF70SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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