A Post Medieval
silver sixpence of Elizabeth I (1558-1603 AD)
dating to 1578 AD. Initialmark Long Cross .
Mint of London. North (1991: 134) no. 1997. Spink 2572
description: Crowned bust left; rose behind head right. Obverse inscription:
+ELIZABETH D G ANG:FR.ET:HIB REGINA. Reverse description: Long cross fourchee on
shield of Arms of England and France surmounted by date 1578. Reverse
inscription: +POSVI DEV.'ADIVTOREM.MEV: