LVPL-1AFF86: Post Medieval coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-1AFF86

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn silver probable halfgroat of Elizabeth I, (1558-1603). Reverse: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV; long cross over square shield.

Obverse: ELIZABETH [D G ANG FR ET HIB RE]; crowned bust left.

North no. 1987 or 1999 AD 1558-1572.

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 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1572

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.85 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2016 - Monday 19th September 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

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, 1558-1561 (N 1987)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left.
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH [D G ANG FR ET HIB RE]
Reverse description: Long cross over square shield.
Reverse inscription: DEV ADIVTOREM MEV
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

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Updated: 2 years ago

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