SUR-49FA51: Post medieval coin: Penny of Elizabeth I

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Unique ID: SUR-49FA51

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver penny of Elizabeth I, 1580-1581, London mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1580
Date to: Circa AD 1581

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.42 g
Diameter: 14.19 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: B16-418

Materials and construction

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

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 inscription: EDG ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Nettlebed (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7086
Four figure Latitude: 51.56853693
Four figure longitude: -0.99143643
1:25K map: SU7086
1:10K map: SU78NW
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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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