LVPL-46F286: Silver theepence of Elizabeth I, (1558-1603).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-46F286

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Silver theepence of Elizabeth I, (1558-1603). Obv: Bust left, rose behind, ELI[ZABETH]DG ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA Rev: 1582 over square shield cross fourchée dividing legend, POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM Mint mark = sword. North no. 1998

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1582

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.69 mm
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 17.95 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st June 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: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Threepence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 1998)
Obverse description: Bust left, rose behind.
Obverse inscription: ELI[ZABETH]DG ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: 1582 over square shield cross fourchée dividing legend.
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM
Initial mark: Sword
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Derbyshire Dales (District)
To be known as: Bakewell

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

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Audit data

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Updated: 8 years ago

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