BERK-ABCFA7: ElizabethI SilverHalfPenny

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-ABCFA7

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

A Silver half penny of Elizabeth I (AD 1558-1603), dating from AD 1580-1581. Long cross initial mark. North N2001.

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 1580
Date to: Circa AD 1581

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 19th September 2009

Rally details.

This object was found at West Hanney 2009

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Tkt P617

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 2001)
Obverse description: Crowned, bust facing left within a beaded border.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Square shield
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Initial mark: Long cross

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: West Hanney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4092
Four figure Latitude: 51.625402
Four figure longitude: -1.423561
1:25K map: SU4092
1:10K map: SU49SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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