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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-8EC49B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), tun initial mark, dating to 1591-1594. As North (1991), p137 number 2016.

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 1591
Date to: Circa AD 1594

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.6 mm
Weight: 0.82 g
Diameter: 16.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 10th August 2019

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
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, two pellets behind.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: Tun
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

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Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Amport (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2845
Four figure Latitude: 51.2035305
Four figure longitude: -1.60060323
1:25K map: SU2845
1:10K map: SU24NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
North, J.J. 1960 English Hammered Coinage: Vol 2. Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662 London Spink and Son

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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