LANCUM-DE90B4: LANCUM-DE90B4: Post-Medieval penny of Elizabeth I (with scale)

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-DE90B4

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

Silver penny of Elizabeth I dating from 1560-1 (mm cross crosslet).

North 1988

The FLO has not seen the object; identification was provided from emailed image. Image on database kindly provided by finder.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1560
Date to: Ante AD 1561

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 12.9 mm
Width: 13.1 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st April 2008

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Elizabeth I, 1558-1561 (N 1988)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: long cross fourchee dividing legend
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Initial mark: cross crosslet
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
To be known as: Clitheroe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
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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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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