BH-D2D333: Post-Medieval coin: halfgroat of Elizabeth I

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: BH-D2D333

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

A silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I; Sixth issue coin, minted 1601-1602. Measures 15.8mm in diameter, 0.2mm thick and weighs 0.86g.

Class: Halfgroat

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1601
Date to: Exactly AD 1602

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.2 mm
Weight: 0.86 g
Diameter: 15.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 16th May 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 10/57 - 4

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: Halfgroat: Elizabeth I, 1582-1603 (N 2016)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, two pellets in right field.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA (S)INE SPINA
Reverse description: Shield over long-cross.
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: Hertsmere (District)
To be known as: Shenley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: BH-3B8574
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I (1558-1603); Sixth issue coin, minted 1601-1602. Dimensions: 16.7mm diameter, 0.2mm thick; weight: 0.8g.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BH-43E0E8
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Slightly worn silver Halfgroat of Elizabeth I; sixth issue; 1601-1602 AD. The coin measures 15.7mm in diameter, 0.3mm thick, and weighs 0.9g.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BH-9AA8E2
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I; fifth or sixth issue coin, AD 1582-1602. The coin is very worn. It measures 15.4mm in diameter, 0.5mm thick…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: Wednesday 26th May 2010
Updated: Wednesday 26th May 2010

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.