SUSS-B2F4F1: Post Medieval coin: Halfgroat of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-B2F4F1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval coin, half groat of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Third issue, initial mark probably hand, 1589-92, North 2016

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1589
Date to: AD 1592

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.26 mm
Weight: 0.82 g
Diameter: 15.85 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 4th September 2008

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Elizabeth I, Milled coinage, 1560-1571 (N 2037)
Obverse description: Crowened bust facing left with two pellets behind
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]/TAS/ LO[N/DON]
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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