Charles II (1660-85) Hammered, First Issue Shilling

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Charles II (1660-85), Shilling, first hammered issue, crowned bust left, plain field, legend and outer toothed border surrounding both sides, initial mark crown, CAROLVS. II. D. G. MAG. BRIT. FR.…
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Description

Charles II (1660-85), Shilling, first hammered issue, crowned bust left, plain field, legend and outer toothed border surrounding both sides, initial mark crown, CAROLVS. II. D. G. MAG. BRIT. FR. ET. HIB. REX. Rev, long cross fourchée over quartered shield of arms, legend surrounds .CHRISTO. AVSPICE. REGNO., 5.84g (ESC 1009; N.2762; S.3308). Nicely toned, struck on a full flan, well detailed on the quartered shield with a comprehensive portrait for this weakly struck issue. Very fine, scarce.

Specification

Period1660 - 1662
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Shillings

Coin Ruler

Charles II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

mintmark Crown

Weight5.84 g

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