Charles I Pontefract Silver Shilling

Charles I Silver Shilling

Pontefract siege 1648

4.36g 30.4 x 39.6mm

North - 2647 Rare

Spink - 3149

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£4,550.00

H0252

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Obverse:

DUM SPIRO SPERO. Large crown over C R.

 

Reverse:

Castle gateway, [OBS] to left and P C dividing value XII to right. Date below.

 

Near very fine, good detail to castle, weak strike to right of obv and corresponds to left of rev, little signs of circulation, struck from gilt silver plate, with old ticket. A pleasing example of this rare issue with much historical value.