Charles I Unite, Tower Mint group B
Charles I (1625-1649), Unite, Tower mint, group B, Class I, bust 2, crowned bust left, jewelled outer arches on crown, value in field behind, beaded circle surrounding, initial mark cross calvary both sides (1625-6), pellet and comma stops in legend, CAROLVS D’. G’. MAG’. BR’. FR’. ET HI’. REX, outer beaded circle surrounding both sides, rev crowned quartered shield of arms, with light garniture, beaded circle surrounding, initial mark at start of legend, one colon stop only in legend, FLORENT: CONCORDIA REGNA, 9.06g (Brooker 31 this coin; Schneider 121; N.2148; S.2687).
Weakly struck in parts, toned practically very fine.
ex Piers Henry Augustine Butler, 16th Viscount Mountgarret, collection sold to Spink and Son 1971. John G Brooker Collection, SCBI 33, No. 31, collection dispersed by Spink and Son from 1978.