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DUR-22BA14: Post Medieval Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-22BA14

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

Struck silver Elizabeth I (1558-1603) shilling, minted 1582/3-83.

obv description: crowned bust facing left. obv legend: ELIZAB D G ANG FR ET HIB REGI

rev description: square shield on long cross fourchee dividing legend. rev legend: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV

initial mark = bell

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 1582
Date to: Circa AD 1583

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.31 mm
Weight: 5.6 g
Diameter: 32.27 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Elizabeth I, 1582-1603 (N 2014)
Obverse description: crowned bust facing left
Obverse inscription: ELIZAB D G ANG FR ET HIB REGI
Reverse description: square shield on long cross fourchee dividing legend
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV
Initial mark: bell

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Neasham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ3610
Four figure Latitude: 54.48408
Four figure longitude: -1.44585
1:25K map: NZ3610
1:10K map: NZ31SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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