NLM-A95837: Penny of Elizabeth I from Wickenby

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-A95837

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

Silver

Coin. Probably Penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), fifth issue of 1582-1584

Obverse description: Bust left; mintmark A (54)

Obverse inscription: E.D.G.ROSA.SINE.SPINA

Reverse description: Shield with Arms of England and France, long cross over.

Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON

Diameter: 14.4mm, Weight: 0.54gms, die axis: 3

Class: Probably Penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603)
Inscription: obv:E.D.G.ROSA.SINE.SPINA rev: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON

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 1584

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.54 g
Diameter: 14.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 8th November 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM19261

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, 1558-1561 (N 1988)
Obverse description: Bust left
Obverse inscription: E.D.G.ROSA.SINE.SPINA
Reverse description: Shield with Arms of England and France, long cross ove
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Wickenby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 0.1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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