CAM-CE85D4: Post medieval coin: Sixpence of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-CE85D4

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

Sixpence of Elizabeth I

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1582

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.77 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Bust left, rose in right field
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG [...] REGINA
Reverse description: Royal coat of arms and long cross
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV[...]
Initial mark: Cross

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: East Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: Brinkley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: CAM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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