Edward III Guyennois d’or Anglo-Gallic About EF

Item Reference: C190005907 Sold Share
Edward III (1327-77), in his capacity as Lord of Aquitaine, Guyennois d’Or. Third type, no mint letter. Mintmark cross potent on reverse only. Crowned full length fi gure of King…
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Description

Edward III (1327-77), in his capacity as Lord of Aquitaine, Guyennois d’Or. Third type, no mint letter. Mintmark cross potent on reverse only. Crowned full length fi gure of King standing right, wearing armour, holding sword at angle with quartered shiel arms of England and France, lions at feet. Legend reads ED’/D’/GRA REX A/LI/E D’O AQVI:T/A/IE. Rev, ornate cross fleury with lis in first and fourth quarters and leopards in the second and third, within a tressure of fourteen arches, legend reads +GLIA IN EXELCIS DEO ET IN TERRA PAX HOBVS, 3.90g (W 50; E.50; S. 8045).

Superbly struck on a round flan, a quintessentially elaborate Anglo Gallic piece with striking eye appeal. About extremely fine.

Ex. A.M. Fitt s III Collection, DNW Auction 102, 18 September 2012, lot 2372.

Specification

Period 1327 - 1377 AD
Coin Group

British

Coin Ruler

Edward III

Country

England

Coin House

Plantagenet Kings

Metal

Gold

References W 50; E.50; S. 8045
Weight 3.90 g

Provenance

Ex. A.M. Fitts III Collection, DNW Auction 102, 18 September 2012, lot 2372.

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