LVPL-E59772: Silver half groat of Elizabeth I, (1558-1603).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-E59772

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

Silver half groat of Elizabeth I, (1558-1603).

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1583
Date to: AD 1585

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.55 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st March 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

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, 1582-1603 (N 2016)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Square shield on cross fourchée.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Initial mark: A
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Newark

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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