LVPL-64C38D: Post-Medieval silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-64C38D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A siver halfgroat of Elizabeth I, (AD 1558-1603). Reverse: CIVITAS []; long cross fourchee over square shield.

Obverse: E D G ROSA [SINE SPINA]; crowned bust left. IM: Woolpack, (1594-1596).

AD 1590. North no. 2016.

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 1590
Date to: Circa AD 1590

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2016 - Friday 11th November 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: Incomplete

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, 1582-1603 (N 2016)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA [SINE SPINA]
Reverse description: Long cross fourchee over square shield.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS [……]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Frodsham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: 2 years ago

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