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COIN

Unique ID: SF-3170EC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I (AD 1558-1603), not further defined, dating to AD 1558-1603. Tower of London mint. 

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: 3.5 mm
Weight: 0.91 g
Diameter: 16.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 6th February 2022 - Sunday 6th February 2022

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Elizabeth I, not further defined (N 1987, 1999, 2016, 2037)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: [ELIZABETH D G ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA]
Reverse description: Square shield on long cross fourchee dividing the legend
Reverse inscription: [POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Babergh (District)
To be known as: Near Nayland with Wissington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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