NLM-F98A12: Sovereign Penny from Winterton

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-F98A12

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

Silver

Coin. 'Sovereign' penny of Henry VII (1485-1509) or Henry VIII (1509-1547), York mint, issue of 1489-1535.

Obverse description: Enthroned monarch facing holding orb and sceptre.

Obverse inscription: Lost.

Reverse description: Shield with Arms of England and France with long cross with pierced ends behind; two keys below shield.

Reverse inscription: [-]IVI/TA[---]

Diameter: 16.2mm, Weight: 0.70gms, die axis: 12.

Class: Sovereign’ penny of Henry VII (1485-1509) or Henry VIII (1509-1547)
Inscription: reverse: [-]IVI/TA[---]

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 1485
Date to: Circa AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 16.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th September 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: NLM19307

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Henry VIII, not further defined (N 1773 - 1778, 1808 - 1814, 1854 - 1858)
Obverse description: Enthroned monarch facing holding orb and sceptre
Reverse description: Shield with Arms of England and France with long cross with pierced ends behind; two keys below shield
Reverse inscription: [-]IVI/TA[---]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Winterton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9418
Four figure Latitude: 53.650066
Four figure longitude: -0.579344
1:25K map: SE9418
1:10K map: SE91NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 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

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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