1684 Charles II Shilling Fourth Bust About EF

Item Reference: C190012661 Sold Share
Charles II (1660-85), Shilling, 1684, fourth laureate and draped bust facing right, toothed border surrounding, legend reads CAROLVS.II. DEI.GRATIA. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, garter star at centre, interlinked C’s in…
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Description

Charles II (1660-85), Shilling, 1684, fourth laureate and draped bust facing right, toothed border
surrounding, legend reads CAROLVS.II. DEI.GRATIA. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, garter star at centre, interlinked C’s in each angle, five strings to Irish harp, date either side of crown above English shield, reading MAG. BR.FRA. ET.HIB REX, 6.05g (ESC. 1066; Bull. 559; S.3381; MCE.763).

A classic example of the large imposing fourth bust, cabinet toning, with much eye appeal.

About extremely fine and much nicer than usually encountered.

Specification

Date 1684
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Shillings

Coin Ruler

Charles II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Stuart

References ESC. 1066; Bull. 559; S.3381; MCE.763
Weight 6.05 g

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