Charles I Tower Halfcrown, m.m. Eye
Item Reference: GG48632
Charles I (1625-1649), Halfcrown, Tower Mint under Parliament, type 4, King on horseback left with upright sword, cloak behind, initial mark eye (1645) both sides, rev round quartered shield of arms, 14.64g (Bull -/33; Brooker 359-361; N.2213; S.2778).
Light attractive tone, a little ragged, weak in parts, otherwise good very fine, the obverse die seemingly unrecorded by Bull.
ex Alan Morris Collection, sold through Lloyd Bennett over last decade