DEV-117F22: Post Medieval coin: Threepence of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: DEV-117F22

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A Post Medieval silver hammered threepence of Elizabeth I (AD 1559 to 1603). The coin is dated 1572. See Spink (2011) number 2566 for a similar example.

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Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1572
Date to: Exactly AD 1572

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Danielle Wootton
Identified by: Danielle Wootton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Threepence: Elizabeth I, not further defined (N 1998, 2033 - 2036)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: [...] D G [...]
Reverse description: Square topped shield divided by long cross fourchee
Reverse inscription: POS[...]IVTO[...]MEV
Initial mark: Ermine
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: East Devon (District)
Parish or ward: Stockland (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST2404
Four figure Latitude: 50.8305256
Four figure longitude: -3.08051314
1:25K map: ST2404
1:10K map: ST20SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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