Cromwell, Silver Pattern Sixpence, 1658

Item Reference: C223014863 Sold Share
Oliver Cromwell (1649-1658) Dutch or Tanner’s copy Sixpence, 1658, struck in silver, laureate and draped bust left, four berries in wreath, top leaf points to P, legend surrounds OLIVAR.D.G.R.P.ANG.SCO.HIB.PRO, toothed…
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Description

Oliver Cromwell (1649-1658) Dutch or Tanner’s copy Sixpence, 1658, struck in silver, laureate and draped bust left, four berries in wreath, top leaf points to P, legend surrounds OLIVAR.D.G.R.P.ANG.SCO.HIB.PRO, toothed border both sides. rev inverted die axis, crowned shield of arms of the Protectorate, date above, legend reads PAX .QVæRITVR BELLO, edge plain (Bull 263, ESC 1506, R4). Choice mint state, iridescent cabinet toning. All in all an exceptional example and possibly the finest known.

Encapsulated by NGC as MS63.
Finest certified by NGC.
NGC certification 2881817-004

Specification

Period 1656 - 1658
Date 1658
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Sixpences

Coin Ruler

Oliver Cromwell

Country

England

Coin House

Oliver Cromwell

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Dutch or Tanners copy

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