There are currently no images available.
If you own this object please send us a picture of it.

COIN

Unique ID: SF-F939F5

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

A very worn and clipped silver hammered halfgroat of Elizabeth I, dating c. 1587-1589. Tower mint, initial mark: crescent.

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 1587
Date to: Circa AD 1589

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.89 g
Diameter: 15.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th August 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

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
Obverse inscription: [E D G ROSA SIN]E SP[IN]A
Reverse description: Long cross fourchee quartering royal arms
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]/TAS [LON/DON]
Initial mark: Crescent

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Bressingham

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

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SF-9A6FD6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A somewhat worn silver hammered halfgroat of Elizabeth I, dating c. 1587-1589. Tower mint, initial mark: crescent. North 2016.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-FAA290
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A silver hammered penny struck for Elizabeth I, dating c. 1587-1589. Crescent initial mark, Tower mint.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BUC-5FA0A3
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Post-medieval silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I (AD 1558-1603), initial mark crescent, minted at London, AD 1587-1589, North 2016.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.