BERK-841F8E:

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-841F8E

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

A silver groat of Elizabeth I (AD1558-1603) Mint: London, Im. Unclear. 

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
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 1.79 g
Diameter: 23.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2021

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

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, not further defined (N 1986, 2032)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing left
Obverse inscription: [ELIZA]BETH D G ANG [...] IB REGINA
Reverse description: Square shield on long cross fourchee
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Solihull (Metropolitan District)
District: Solihull (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Balsall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2176
Four figure Latitude: 52.38163561
Four figure longitude: -1.692906
1:25K map: SP2176
1:10K map: SP27NW
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: BERK
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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