GLO-BBE116: Elizabeth I penny

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-BBE116

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

Silver penny of Elizabeth I
Date 1560-1561
Diameter 12mm, weight 0.27g
Obverse: crowned bust facing left
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse: shield with the royal coat of arms
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Mint mark: Martlet
Condition: fair
Die axes: 1 o'clock

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1560
Date to: Circa AD 1561

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.27 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 8th January 2011 - Thursday 30th June 2011

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 4484

Materials and construction

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

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: Pound: Elizabeth I, 1558-1561 (N 2008)
Obverse description: crowned bust facing left
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: shield with the royal coat of arms
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cromhall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6890
Four figure Latitude: 51.607918
Four figure longitude: -2.463486
1:25K map: ST6890
1:10K map: ST69SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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: GLO
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 10 years ago

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