Charles II Hammered Issue Unite Without mark of value

Item Reference: C190002294 In Stock Share
Charles II (1660-1685) Unite of twenty shillings, first hammered issue, struck between 1660-1662, without mark of value. Tower mint, initial mark crown on obverse only. Laureate and draped bust facing…
Read more

£9,750.00

In stock



Description

Charles II (1660-1685) Unite of twenty shillings, first hammered issue, struck between 1660-1662, without mark of value. Tower mint, initial mark crown on obverse only. Laureate and draped bust facing left, legend reads CAROLVS II D G MAG BRIT FRAN ET HIB REX. Rev, crowned quartered coat-of-arms, C R flanking either side, legend reads · FLORENT · CONCORDIA · REGNA ·(N.2753; S.3301).

About extremely fine for issue, rare, some weakness in the strike, otherwise a superb example.

Specification

Period1660 - 1685
Coin Group

British

Demonination

Unites

Coin Ruler

Charles II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Gold

Mint Mark

Crown

ReferencesN.2753; S.3301

Provenance

E. Wertheimer Collection (Glendining, 24 January 1945) lot 137.
Jonathan P. Rosen Collection. Ex Glendining (15 April 1971) lot 99

Create an Account

Create an account to take advantage of wishlists, guides, and more…

Newsletter

Receive updates on our latest coins & medals and be the first to hear about our special offers.

Follow Us

Follow us on social media for
unmissable posts and updates…