FAKL-2031B9: Post Medieval silver shilling of Edward VI

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COIN

Unique ID: FAKL-2031B9

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Post Medieval silver shilling of Edward VI (1547-1553) North 1937, 1551-3. Obverse: Crowned, three quarter bust, EDWARD VI D G AGL' FRA' Z HIB REX. Reverse: Royal arms on a long cross, POSVI/DEV'A/DIVTOR/EMEV', Mint Mark Tun. Diameter 33.0mm, Mass 5.46g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1551
Date to: Exactly AD 1553

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.46 g
Diameter: 33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 22nd February 2017

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SWY 911

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Edward VI, Fine silver, 1550-1553 (N 1937)
Obverse description: Crowned, three quarter bust, Rose and XII set to the sides
Obverse inscription: EDWARD VI D G AGL' FRA' Z HIB REX.
Reverse description: Royal Arms laid on a long cross.
Reverse inscription: POSVI/DEV:A/DIVTOR/EMEV'
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Norton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5215
Four figure Latitude: 53.62895538
Four figure longitude: -1.21517294
1:25K map: SE5215
1:10K map: SE51NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting

References cited

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Audit data

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

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