WAW-58FC84: Post Medieval coin: groat of Elizabeth I (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-58FC84

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

Post Medieval coin: groat of Elizabeth I (1558 - 1603) minted in London between 1560 and 1561. North No. 1986.

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 1560
Date to: Exactly AD 1561

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2 g
Diameter: 23.82 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 16th August 2014

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Elizabeth I, 1558-1561 (N 1986)
Obverse description: Bust facing left.
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: Shield with a long cross over it.
Reverse inscription: POSVI / DEV AD / IVTORE / M MEV
Initial mark: Cross crosslet
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Claverdon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1964
Four figure Latitude: 52.2738272
Four figure longitude: -1.72296242
1:25K map: SP1964
1:10K map: SP16SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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