ESS-0B5BF2: ESS-0B5BF2 Post Medieval coin: halfgroat of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-0B5BF2

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

Post Medieval silver coin: halfgroat of Elizabeth I. Third coinage. North 2016.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1583
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.92 g
Diameter: 16.79 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 15th March 2008

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NS 1440

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half groat
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Silver Halfcrown: Elizabeth 1601-1603, (N 2013)
Obverse description: Crowned bust, left. Two pellets behind head
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Shield
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Hormead (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3830
Four figure Latitude: 51.951378
Four figure longitude: 0.006636
1:25K map: TL3830
1:10K map: TL33SE
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: ESS
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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