Charles I Silver Half Pound Oxford

Charles I Silver Half Pound

Oxford - 1642

60g 46.2mm

Spink – 2944

North – 2403 Rare



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£3,750.00

H0399

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Obverse:

CAROLVS D G MAGN BRIT FRAN ET HIB REX. Shrewsbury horseman over arms, scarf flying from king's waist, plume above.

 

Reverse:

EXVRGAT DEVS DISSIPENTVR INIMICI. Declaration RELIG PRO LEG ANG LIBER PAR in two lines, three plumes with pellets and X above and date 1642 below. Shrewsbury rev.

 

About very fine, full round flan, well centred, toned, Shrewsbury rev die (as Brooker 803-4 and 866, obv as 866-8), lightly double struck obv. A very good example of this large issue. 

 

PCGS graded VF35 in oversize slab (can be removed upon buyer's request)

 

Previously sold by us May 2017.

Ex Lockdales Auction 133 - Lot 1265 (Est £4,000 - £4,500)