LVPL-C48D65: LVPL-C48D65

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-C48D65

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

Silver sixpence of Elizabeth I, (1558-1603).

Obv: ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA: crowned bust left with rose behind.

Rev: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV; cross fourchee over square shield, 1572 above.

IM: Ermine. 1572AD.

North no.1997

Class: North 1997.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1572

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.92 mm
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 24.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st September 2002

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Sixpence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 1997)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left with rose behind.
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: Cross fourchee over square shield, 1572 above.
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV
Initial mark: Ermine
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
To be known as: Naseby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting.
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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Updated: 9 years ago

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