SUR-EA85AE: Post medieval coin: Gold halfcrown of Elizabeth I

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Unique ID: SUR-EA85AE

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval gold halfcrown of Elizabeth I, 1598-1600.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1598
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.42 g
Diameter: 1.87 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 15-1175

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Gold: Elizabeth I, 1583-1603 (N 2003 - 2011)
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH ANG FR ET HIB REGI'
Reverse inscription: SCVTVM FIDEI PROTEGET EAM
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Monk Sherborne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6155
Four figure Latitude: 51.2908745
Four figure longitude: -1.1265994
1:25K map: SU6155
1:10K map: SU65NW
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

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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