Queen Elizabeth I Tudor Silver Sixpence

Queen Elizabeth I Tudor Silver Sixpence

Code: 11500


This is a Tudor silver sixpence of Queen Elizabeth, minted in London in 1594.

Obverse inscription: ELIZAB : D : G : ANG : FR : ET : HIB : REGI,  ( "Elizabeth, by the Grace of God, Queen of England, France and Ireland") Crowned bust left, rose behind, mintmark Tun.

Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV' ADIVTOREM MEV ("I have made God my helper") Square topped shield quartered by long cross fourchee dividing legend, date above. 1594.


CULTURE: Tudor England

DATE: 1594 A.D.

Mint-Mark: Tun


SIZE: 26mm diameter

WEIGHT: 2.95 grams