LVPL-1D14CC: Post-medieval threepence of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-1D14CC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver threepence of Elizabeth I, (AD1558-1603). Reveres: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV; long cross over square shield, 157[.]. North no. 1998. AD 1570-1579.

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 1570
Date to: Circa AD 1579

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2017 - Thursday 2nd November 2017

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: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Threepence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 1998)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, rose behind bust.
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: Long cross over square shield, 157[.]
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
To be known as: Paythorne

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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