Philip and Mary Silver Shilling
North - 1967 Scarce
Spink - 2500
PHILIP ET MARIA D G R ANG FR NEAP PR HISP. Facing busts of Philip and Mary, crown dividing date above. 1554.
POSVIMVS DEVM ADIVTOREM NOSTRVM. Oval garnished shield with arms of Spain and England, crown dividing value mark XII above.
Better than very fine, perfectly centred, excellent bust detail and pleasing tone, very minor die crack. Overall a truly exceptional example of this scarce issue, with remarkable eye appeal.