NLM-CD7AD2: Post-Medieval Coin: Shilling of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-CD7AD2

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

Silver coin. Shilling of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), second issue, of 1560-1561

Obverse description: Bust left. Mintmark martlet (94).

Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH:D:G,.ANG'.FR'ETR.HIB'.REGINA

Reverse description: Shield of Arms of England and France, long cross.

Reverse inscription: POSVI/DEV'.AD/IVTORE/M.MEV'.

Diameter: 31mm, Weight: 5.36gms, die axis: 6

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 1560
Date to: Exactly AD 1561

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.36 g
Diameter: 31 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 11th June 2018

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: NLM39743

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Elizabeth I, 1558-1561 (N 1985)
Obverse description: Bust left
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH:D:G,.ANG'.FR'ETR.HIB'.REGINA
Reverse description: Shield of Arms of England and France, long cross.
Reverse inscription: POSVI/DEV'.AD/IVTORE/M.MEV'.
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Amber Valley (District)
To be known as: Ripley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Updated: 9 days ago

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