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Unique ID: WMID-27A173
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A silver post-medieval penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), second issue dating from 1560-61, minted in London.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.83 mm
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 14.45 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 19th October 2011
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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: Square shield on long cross fourchée
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/ LON/DON
Initial mark: Cross crosslet
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
4 Figure: SP1897
Four figure Latitude: 52.570529
Four figure longitude: -1.735853
1:25K map: SP1897
1:10K map: SP19NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.
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