LANCUM-DF9861: Silver penny of Elizabeth I first issue 1558-1561

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-DF9861

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver penny of Elizabeth I first issue 1558-1561, cross beaded line inner circle.

Crowned bust left.

E D G ROSA SINE SPINE.

Square shield on long cross fourchee dividing legend. North 1988.

CIVITAS LONDON.

The diameter is 16mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1561

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 7th July 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon

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
Obverse description: Crowned bust left.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINE
Reverse description: Square shield on long cross fourchee dividing legend. North 1988.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Fylde (District)
To be known as: SKIPOOL

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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