James VI Silver Ryal - Scottish
James VI Silver Ryal or Sword Dollar
1571 - Frist Coinage
Spink - 5472
JACOBVS 6 DE GRATIA REX SCOTORVM. Crowned shield dividing crowned I R.
PRO ME SI MEREOR IN ME. Crowned sword dividing date 1571, hand to left and value mark XXX to right.
Some double striking to obv, some die flaws and marks otherwise about very fine and toned.
Ex 'The Archer' collection' - Spink auction 16, 9-10 July 1981, lot 804 - £340