Edward III Silver Groat
London, Series C
North - 1147
Spink - 1565
EDWARD D G REX ANGLI FRANC D HYB. Facing bust in tressure of nine arches.
POSVI DEVM ADIVTOREM MEV, CIVITAS LONDON. Long cross pattée dividing the legend, with three pellets in each angle.
Good very fine, well centred and fully round, sharp detail, excellent bust, pleasing tone, old scratch. Overall a superb example, seldom seen in this grade.
Ex Ivan Buck collection - Spink 30 Nov 2005 lot 58 (part)