SUR-038155:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-038155

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

A silver halfgroat of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), woolpack initial mark, dating to 1594-1596. 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 1594
Date to: Circa AD 1596

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.59 g
Diameter: 16.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 14th September 2019

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Materials and construction

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

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, two pellets behind.
Obverse inscription: E D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Long cross fourchee over royal shield.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Mole Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Leigh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2246
Four figure Latitude: 51.20019804
Four figure longitude: -0.25520494
1:25K map: TQ2246
1:10K map: TQ24NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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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