LVPL-9F8416: Post medieval coin: three-halfpence of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-9F8416

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

An incomplete post medieval silver three-halfpence of Elizabeth I (1558-1603) dating to 156[?]. North 2000. Initial mark uncertain, London mint.
Obverse: Crowned bust left, rose behind head. Legend: E D G ROSA SINE [SPINA]
Reverse: Long cross fourcée over shield, date above shield. Legend: [C]IVI/[TAS]/LON/DON

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 1560
Date to: Circa AD 1569

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 15.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st March 2020 - Tuesday 31st March 2020

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Three halfpence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Threehalfpence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 2000)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, rose behind head
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE [SPINA]
Reverse description: Long cross fourcée over shield, date above shield
Reverse inscription: [C]IVI/[TAS]/LON/DON
Initial mark: Uncertain
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Prees

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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