SUR-481254:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-481254

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I (1588 -1603). Obverse: crowned portrait, left, with two pellets behind. Reverse: long cross over shield, no date. Initial mark illegible.

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 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.2 mm
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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, not further defined (N 1987, 1999, 2016, 2037)
Obverse description: Crowned bust, left, two pellets behind.
Reverse description: Long cross fourchee over shield, no date.
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Horsham (District)
Parish or ward: Chantry (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0415
Four figure Latitude: 50.925092
Four figure longitude: -0.52163939
1:25K map: TQ0415
1:10K map: TQ01NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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