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Unique ID: NMGW3172

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Elizabeth I half groat (2d). Tower mint, privy-mark hand (1590-92), weight 1.0grams.


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Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1590
Date to: Ante AD 1592

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st December 1999

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA: 99.98.4

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cardiff (Unitary Authority)
District: Cardiff (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Grangetown (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST1674
Four figure Latitude: 51.458721
Four figure longitude: -3.210436
1:25K map: ST1674
1:10K map: ST17SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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