Elizabeth I sterling silver shilling or 12 pence coin, Tower Mint, mint mark Cross Crosslet.
Hammered coin issued 1560 to 1561 (early in reign), Spink 2555, second issue.
Certified by PCGS to VF Details (bent, reverse is concave).
Large module flan (33mm), well centered, complete legend.
Obverse: ELIZABETH D G ANG FR ET HIB REGINA (Elizabeth by the grace of God Queen of England France & Ireland), crowned bust left with ornate bodice.
Reverse: POSVI DEV ADIVTOREM MEV (I have made God my helper), arms of England and France.
New PCGS holder with in-bedded chip for coin/holder verification (see shield icon on reverse side of holder).