Charles I (1625-49), Shilling, Group D, 6th bust, (sharp D6/1), mm portcullis

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Charles I (1625-49), Shilling, Tower Mint, Group D, 6th bust, type 3.1, inner linear circles both sides, double arched crown with plain arches, value in field behind, mintmark portcullis (1633-34)…
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Description

Charles I (1625-49), Shilling, Tower Mint, Group D, 6th bust, type 3.1, inner linear circles both sides, double arched crown with plain arches, value in field behind, mintmark portcullis (1633-34) both sides, legend surrounds CAROLVS DG MA BR FR ET HIB REX. Rev, oval garnished quartered shield of arms in frame, C & R either side, reads CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO, 5.87g (S.2789; N.2223; Sharp D6/1; Brooker 485).

Darkly toned, parts of legends double struck, clear portrait displaying the striations to hair and falling lace collar, the bust rare and seldom seen. Reverse shield well detailed, some annealing flaws both sides. Good fine, rare.

Ex Ryan, lot 1121

Specification

Period 1625 - 1649
Date 1633/34
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Shillings

Coin Ruler

Charles I

Country

England

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Portcullis

References S.2789; N.2223; Sharp D6/1; Brooker 485
Weight 5.87 g

Provenance

Ex Ryan

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