LEIC-981346: Post medieval silver sixpence of Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-981346

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval silver sixpence of Elizabeth I dating to 1593.

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 1593
Date to: Exactly AD 1593

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 2.98 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, rose behind
Obverse inscription: ELIZABDGANGFRETHIBREGI
Reverse description: Royal shield quartered by long cross, date above 1593
Reverse inscription: POSVIDEV[AD]IVTOREMMEV

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Woolsthorpe By Belvoir (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8234
Four figure Latitude: 52.89720038
Four figure longitude: -0.78248154
1:25K map: SK8234
1:10K map: SK83SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: LEIC
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Updated: About one month ago

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