Henry VI Gold Half Noble Calais
Henry VI Gold Half Noble
Calais - Flag at stern
H in centre of reverse
Spink – 1808
North – 1418 Rare
HENRIC DI GRA REX ANGL Z FRANC. Facing crowned king standing in ship, holding sword and shield quartered with arms of England and France. Annulet by sword arm, flag at stern.
DOMINE NE IN FVRORE TVO ARGVAS ME. Floriated cross with lis at ends, crowned lions between, h to centre surrounded by treasure of eight arches. Annulet in first spandrel, annulet stops, mullet after first word.
Good very fine, struck on large and unclipped flan, a faultless example of this rare issue, with excellent provenance.
Ex Prof. D Baker Collection, sold Spink 14 Nov 2002, Lot 16
Ex Spink Numismatic Circular, April 1993, No. 1657
Ex Reigate Hoard, sold Glendining 8 Dec 1992, Lot 85