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Unique ID: SUR-291A4A

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

A copper alloy Irish penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), third (base) coinage dating to 1601-1602. Obverse: royal shield, possibly a trefoil initial mark. Reverse: crowned harp, possibly with a now illegible date. As Spink 6510-6510A.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1601
Date to: Circa AD 1602

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.87 g
Diameter: 19.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 16th February 2019

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Type: Irish: copper coin of Elizabeth I (S 6510 - 6511A)
Obverse description: Royal shield
Reverse description: Crowned harp
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: Little Hallingbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL5117
Four figure Latitude: 51.83120879
Four figure longitude: 0.18997035
1:25K map: TL5117
1:10K map: TL51NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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