NMS-3043B0: Post Medieval coin: Penny of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NMS-3043B0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Clipped silver penny of Elizabeth I. Initial mark probably a bell or 'A'. London mint. North 2017. Circa 1582- 1585.

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 1585

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 5th April 2014 - Saturday 5th April 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Garry CRACE
Identified by: Mr Garry CRACE

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 58990
Other reference: GCMB2

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, 1582-1603 (N 2017)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Flat topped Royal shield over long cross fourchee
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: Bell or A
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Lyng (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG0617
Four figure Latitude: 52.71143576
Four figure longitude: 1.04813299
1:25K map: TG0617
1:10K map: TG01NE
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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