Queen Elizabeth I Tudor Silver Sixpence

Queen Elizabeth I Tudor Silver Sixpence

Code: 11550


This is a Tudor silver sixpence of Queen Elizabeth, minted in London in 1582.

Obverse inscription: ELIZABETH : 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 Latin Cross.

Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV' ADIVTOREM MEV ("I have made God my helper") Square topped shield quartered by long cross fourchee dividing legend, date above. 1582.


CULTURE: Tudor England

DATE: 1582 AD

Mint-Mark: Latin Cross


SIZE: 27mm diameter

WEIGHT: 2.91 grams