LIN-991463: Post-medieval silver penny

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-991463

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Elizabeth I, Second Issue, initial mark a plain cross, dating to the period 1578-80. Mint of London. North (1991) no. 2001.

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 1578
Date to: Circa AD 1580

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.39 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

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, 1561-1582 (N 2001)
Obverse description: Crowned bust right, pellet stops
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Long cross over royal shield
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Initial mark: Plain cross
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Addlethorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF5469
Four figure Latitude: 53.1957851
Four figure longitude: 0.30381832
1:25K map: TF5469
1:10K map: TF56NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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