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Ireland, Edward IV, Penny, Dublin Mint

Price £275

Ireland, Edward IV, Penny, Dublin Mint

Edward IV (1461-83), Penny, type VI, light cross and pellets coinage (1473-8?), Dublin Mint, crowned facing bust within beaded circle, two pellets over crown and one to right, legend surrounding, rev pellet and quatrefoil centre over long cross pattee, tri-pellets in each inner angle, extra small pellet in centre of two quarters, beaded circle and legend surrounding, 0.33g (Burns Du-11a; DF -; S.-).

Clipped, toned, with a clear and pleasing face, otherwise a bold very fine and extremely rare.

Jasper Burns Collection – one of 4 specimens recorded by Burns as his Dublin type 11