SUSS-8AF186: Post-medieval Coin : Elizabeth I (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-8AF186

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

A silver penny of Elizabeth I 1558 - 1603 AD, the coin is mis-shapen.

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 1591
Date to: Ante AD 1596

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.59 mm
Weight: 0.63 g
Diameter: 16.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 19th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Trista Clifford
Identified by: Trista Clifford

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: [EDG ROS]A SINE [SPINA]
Reverse description: Cross over square shield
Reverse inscription: CIVI [--- --]N [DON]
Initial mark: Tun
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
To be known as: Nr Newhaven

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

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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