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Unique ID: BERK-C7CBA5

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

A silver Three halfpence of Elizabeth I of England (AD1558-1603) as North 1994: 2000, Im: Castle. Date on coin AD1570
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1570
Date to: Exactly AD 1570

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.3 mm
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 16.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 10th February 2022

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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 facing left with rose behind
Obverse inscription: [E D G ROSA SINE SPINA]
Reverse description: Square shield on long cross fourchee with the date above
Reverse inscription: [CIVI / TAS / LON / DON]
Initial mark: Castle
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 Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Speen (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4568
Four figure Latitude: 51.40924512
Four figure longitude: -1.354393
1:25K map: SU4568
1:10K map: SU46NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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