LEIC-5BE1B3: Post Medieval silver coin of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-5BE1B3

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval silver sixpence of Elizabeth I 1584, London mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1584

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 2.64 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: left facing bust with rose behind
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: Royal crest quartered
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: North West Leicestershire (District)
Parish or ward: Lockington-Hemington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4729
Four figure Latitude: 52.85644877
Four figure longitude: -1.30343334
1:25K map: SK4729
1:10K map: SK42NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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