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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-8999AE

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A post medieval Halfgroat of Elizabeth I. Dating from 1594-1596. Third Issue. North 2016. 2 pellets behind bust. Mint mark, Woolpack.

Obverse: Crowned bust left, with 2 pellets behind. [E D G R]OSA SINE SPINA

Reverse: Square shield on cross fourchee. CIVI/[TAS]/LON/DON. MM, woolpack.

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 1594
Date to: Circa AD 1596

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 16.62 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th May 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Paul Smith
Identified by: Mr Paul Smith

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1354 moljam

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Elizabeth I, 1582-1603 (N 2016)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, withh 2 pellets behind.
Obverse inscription: [E D G R]OSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Square shield on cross fourchee.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/[TAS]/LON/DON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Debenham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
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Updated: 2 months ago

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