NMGW-2DC4A9: Post medieval silver coin

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COIN

Unique ID: NMGW-2DC4A9

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Post medieval silver coin
Elizabeth I (1558-1603) half groat, London
Privy mark: hand (1590-2)
0.69g, worn

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 1590
Date to: Exactly AD 1592

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.69 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 18th April 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Julia Koeppe
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2014.232.1

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Stamped

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Elizabeth I, 1582-1603 (N 2016)
Initial mark: hand (1590-2)
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Powys (Unitary Authority)
District: Powys (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Brecon (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO0228
Four figure Latitude: 51.94184049
Four figure longitude: -3.42707444
1:25K map: SO0228
1:10K map: SO02NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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