1687 James II Crown Good Extremely Fine

Item Reference: C190001094 In Stock Share
James II (1685-88), Crown, 1687, Second laureate and draped bust facing left, legend reads IACOBVS.II. DEI.GRATIA, toothed border both sides. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, six strings to Irish harp, garter…
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James II (1685-88), Crown, 1687, Second laureate and draped bust facing left, legend reads IACOBVS.II. DEI.GRATIA, toothed border both sides. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, six strings to Irish harp, garter Star at centre, date either side of crown above English shield. Legend reads, .MAG. BR.FRA. ET.HIB REX., edge in inscribed raised letters, reads .+.DECVS.ET.TVTAMEN..ANNO.REGNI.TERTIO.+. (Bull. 743; ESC.78; S3407).

Good extremely fine, about as struck, weak on the high point of the hair, an excellent specimen with subtle underlying golden toning.

Specification

Period1685 - 1688
Date1687
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Crowns

Coin Ruler

James II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Silver

ReferencesBull. 743; ESC.78; S3407

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