Edward IV Gold Ryal
Edward IV Gold Ryal / Rose Noble
First reign - Light coinage
London - mm sun
North - 1549
Spink - 1950
EDWARD DI GRA REX ANGL & FRANC DNS IB. King in ship, holding sword and shield; rose on ship between lis, lion and lion, lis. Banner with e at stern
IHC AVT TRANSIENS PER MEDIVM ILLORVM I BAT. Tressure of eight arcs, small rose in centre of radiate sun over royal cross with floreate terminals. Crowned lions between.
Very fine, pleasing portrait and sharp detail, well centred on a slight oval flan, scuff to rev. Overall a very attractive example.