NLM-44E7ED: Post-Medieval coin: penny of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-44E7ED

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), as kindly identified by the finder, fifth coinage of 1578-1582, issue of 1587-1589.

Obverse description: Bust left. Mintmark crescent (72b).

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

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

Reverse inscription: CIVI/T[AS/LON/]DON

Diameter: 14.2mm, Weight: 0.37gms, die axis: 6

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 1587
Date to: Exactly AD 1589

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.37 g
Diameter: 14.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 24th July 2014

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM26058a

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: Bust left
Obverse inscription: E.D.G.ROSA.SINE.SPINA
Reverse description: Shield of Arms of England and France, long cross.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/T[AS/LON/]DON
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

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)
To be known as: Bottesford

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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