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Unique ID: GLO-773465
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A worn and clipped sixpence of Elizabeth I dating to 1566.
Obverse: crowned bust facing left, rose behind. ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA
Reverse: shield with the royal coat of arms, all divided by a long cross, 1566 above POSUI DEU ADIVTOTEM MEU
The record has been made from images emailed by the finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Diameter: 26 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 5th September 2021 - Sunday 28th November 2021
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Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Sixpence: Elizabeth I, not further defined (N 1997, 2015, 2024 - 2031)
Obverse description: crowned bust facing left, rose behind.
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: shield with the royal coat of arms, all divided by a long cross, 1566 above
Reverse inscription: POSUI DEU ADIVTOTEM MEU
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
4 Figure: SO7007
Four figure Latitude: 51.76087377
Four figure longitude: -2.43607331
1:25K map: SO7007
1:10K map: SO70NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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