NLM-C0B3FB: Post-Medieval Coin: Penny of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-C0B3FB

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

Silver coin. Probably a penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), possibly fifth issue of 1578-1582 [from flan size]. Chipped.

Obverse description: Bust left.

Obverse inscription: [E.]D.G.ROSA.SINE(---)

Reverse description: Long cross over shield of Arms of England and France.

Reverse inscription: (CI)VI/TAS/LON/(DON)

Diameter: 14.0mm, Weight: 0.37gms, die axis: 2

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 1578
Date to: Exactly AD 1582

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.37 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM36167

Materials and construction

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

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 description: Bust left
Obverse inscription: [E.]D.G.ROSA.SINE(---)
Reverse description: Long cross over shield of Arms of England and France.
Reverse inscription: (CI)VI/TAS/LON/(DON)
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: High Burnham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
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