NLM-21E9F4: Post-Medieval Coin: Shilling of Elizabeth !

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-21E9F4

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

Silver coin. Shilling of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), second issue of 1560-1561; creased - possibly once folded though now flat again.

Obverse description: Bust left; mintmark Martlet (94)

Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH:D'.G'. AN.FR'.ET.HI REGINA

Reverse description: Shield of Arms of England and France, long cross.

Reverse inscription: POSVI/DEV'.AD/IVTORE/M:MEV.

Diameter: 31.1mm, Weight: 5.81gms, 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 1560
Date to: Exactly AD 1561

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.81 g
Diameter: 31.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th January 2019

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: NLM42043

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Elizabeth I, 1558-1561 (N 1985)
Obverse description: Bust left
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH:D'.G'. AN.FR'.ET.HI REGINA
Reverse description: Shield of Arms of England and France, long cross.
Reverse inscription: POSVI/DEV'.AD/IVTORE/M:MEV.
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Crowle

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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