NARC-16141B: NARC-16141B : Halfgroat : Elizabeth I

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-16141B

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete silver Halfgroat of Elizabeth I (AD 1558-1603). Third coinage. Long cross fourcee over squared shield reverse. London Mint. A initial mark. AD 1583-1585

Diameter: 17.89mm, Thickness: 0.57mm, Weight: 0.9g.

The coin is missing a small amount of its outer flan

North Vol II, P 137, No 2016.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1583
Date to: Circa AD 1585

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.57 mm
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 17.89 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

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 with two pellets behind‚Ä®
Obverse inscription: E.D.G.ROSA.SINE.SPINA
Reverse description: Long cross fourcee over squared shield
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: A
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Leckhampstead (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7238
Four figure Latitude: 52.03573994
Four figure longitude: -0.95180252
1:25K map: SP7238
1:10K map: SP73NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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