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GLO-9B95CE:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-9B95CE

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

A clipped silver three pence of Elizabeth I Date to 1575 Obverse: crowned bust facing left, rose behind ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA Reverse: shield with the royal coat of arms, 1575 above all divided by a long cross POSUI DEU ADIVTOREM MEU

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 1575

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.05 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1988 - Monday 31st December 1990

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Threepence: Elizabeth I, 1561-1582 (N 1998)
Obverse description: crowned bust facing left, rose behind
Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA
Reverse description: shield with the royal coat of arms, 1575 above all divided by a long cross
Reverse inscription: POSUI DEU ADIVTOREM MEU
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Tewkesbury (District)
Parish or ward: Deerhurst (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO8730
Four figure Latitude: 51.96831957
Four figure longitude: -2.19063509
1:25K map: SO8730
1:10K map: SO83SE
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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Audit data

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

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