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Unique ID: OXON-9B79E5
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
Post Medieval coin: groat of Elizabeth I (1558 - 1603) minted in London between 1560 and 1561. North No. 1986.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 1.48 g
Diameter: 23.03 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 25th September 2021 - Saturday 25th September 2021
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Other reference: Object Entry Form: 2649
Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Elizabeth I, 1558-1561 (N 1986)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing left, but the details are not clear.
Obverse inscription: [ELIZ]ABETH D G AN FR Z [H]I REGINA
Reverse description: Shield with a long cross over it.
Reverse inscription: POS[VI] / DEV AD / IVTORE / M MEV
Initial mark: Cross-crosslet
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
4 Figure: SP6624
Four figure Latitude: 51.91063267
Four figure longitude: -1.04194342
1:25K map: SP6624
1:10K map: SP62SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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