WAW-B8F6F3: Post Medieval coin: threepence of Elizabeth I (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-B8F6F3

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

Post Medieval coin: Three halfpence of Elizabeth I (1558 - 1603) minted in London between 1572 and 1573. Second Issue: North No. 2000.

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 1572
Date to: Exactly AD 1573

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.21 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st July 2016 - Thursday 29th September 2016

Personal details

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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: Threehalfpence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 2000)
Obverse description: The obverse is not visible due to wear and corrosion.
Obverse inscription: Illegible due to wear and corrosion.
Reverse description: Long cross over a shield dated 1572.
Reverse inscription: P[OSV]I / [DEV AD / IVTORE / M MEV]
Initial mark: Ermine
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Malvern Hills (District)
Parish or ward: Wichenford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7760
Four figure Latitude: 52.23770506
Four figure longitude: -2.33822698
1:25K map: SO7760
1:10K map: SO76SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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