HAMP-05CA65: COIN - A worn and clipped silver shilling of Elizabeth I.

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-05CA65

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

A worn and clipped silver shilling of Elizabeth I (1558-1603). Obverse: Portrait head without rose. Possibly Bust 3B (Spink). Clipped to wire inner line circle, no legend remaining. 

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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 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 23.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 20th September 2020

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Elizabeth I, not further defined (N 1985, 2014, 2022, 2023)
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
To be known as: Chichester

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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