NLM-0F4DD5: Post-Medieval Coin of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-0F4DD5

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

Silver Coin. Possibly Three Halfpence or Threepence of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), third issue, dated 1566, extremely worn.

Obverse description: Worn smooth.

Reverse description: Shield of Arms, long cross, date over shield

Diameter: 18.0mm, Weight: 0.62gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1566
Date to: Exactly AD 1566

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.62 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 22nd April 2013

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: NLM23703

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Three halfpence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Silver: Elizabeth I, not further defined
Obverse description: Worn smooth
Reverse description: Shield of Arms, long cross, date over shield
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

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: near Market Rasen

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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