SWYOR-13298E: Post Medieval coin; shilling of Philip and Mary

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-13298E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval silver coin; a shilling of Philip and Mary (AD 1554 - 1558), dating frm AD 1554 - 1555. Reverse: POSVIMVS DEVM ADIVTORM NOSTRVM; oval garnished shield with arms of Spain and England; above a crown which divides the mark of value XII. North (1991) number 1968 on page 128. The coin is 31mm diameter, 0.8mm thick and 4.97g. The coin is slightly bent and the obverse is almost illegible.

Notes:

There are only 23 previously recorded examples of this coin on the PAS database.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: County / local importance

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 1554
Date to: Circa AD 1555

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 4.97 g
Diameter: 31 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 28th January 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3022

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Philip of Spain and Mary Tudor
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Philip and Mary, 1554-1558 (N 1967 - 1969)
Obverse description: illegible except for the first number of the date: 1[...]
Obverse inscription: P[HILIP ET] MARIA D G REX ET REGINA ANGL
Reverse description: Oval garnished shield with the arms of Spain and England; above, a crown, which divides the mark of value XII
Reverse inscription: [POSVI]MUS DEVM ADIVTORE[M] NOSTRVM
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Harrogate (District)
Parish or ward: Cundall with Leckby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4272
Four figure Latitude: 54.14212505
Four figure longitude: -1.35858183
1:25K map: SE4272
1:10K map: SE47SW
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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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