SUSS-AA73B2: Post-medieval coin obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-AA73B2

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

A silver shilling of Edward VI, (AD 1547-1553).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1547
Date to: Ante AD 1553

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.88 mm
Weight: 2.24 g
Diameter: 23.98 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2005

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Crowned bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Oval shield crowned and garnished with ER at sides
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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