NARC-D8042B: NARC-D8042B : Penny : Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-D8042B

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

An incomplete silver Penny of Elizabeth I (AD 1558-1603). Long cross over squared shield reverse. London mint.


The coin is missing portions of its outer flan.


Diameter: 13.74mm, Thickness: 0.56mm, Weight: 0.4g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.56 mm
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 13.74 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 7th February 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

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, not further defined (N 1988, 2001, 2017)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: E.D.G.ROSA.SINE.SPI[NA]
Reverse description: Long cross over squared shield
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS/]LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chillerton and Gatcombe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SZ4884
Four figure Latitude: 50.65370959
Four figure longitude: -1.32236377
1:25K map: SZ4884
1:10K map: SZ44NE
What3Words: seemingly.jeep.screamed
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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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Created: 2 weeks ago
Updated: 2 weeks ago

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