NLM-018E10: Post-Medieval Coin: Penny of Henry VIII

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-018E10

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Sovereign penny of Henry VIII (1509-1547), issue of 1509-1526, London mint, Spink no. 2328. Chipped.

Obverse description: Facing sovereign enthroned.

Obverse inscription: [---]ROSAxSINExSPIN[A]

Reverse description: Long cross, shield of Arms of England and France.

Reverse inscription: CI(VI/TAS/)LON/DON

Diameter: 14.1mm, Weight: 0.68gms, 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 1509
Date to: Exactly AD 1526

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.68 g
Diameter: 14.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 29th September 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: NLM40620

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Henry VIII, 1509-1526 (N 1773 - 1778)
Obverse description: Facing sovereign enthroned.
Obverse inscription: [---]ROSAxSINExSPIN[A]
Reverse description: Long cross, shield of Arms of England and France.
Reverse inscription: CI(VI/TAS/)LON/DON
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: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Muckton

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

No references cited so far.

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