Edward IV (1461-70), First reign, Groat, Bristol mint

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Edward IV, (1461-70), first reign, Groat, light coinage (1464-70), type VII , Bristol mint, facing crowned bust, quatrefoils at neck, B on breast, mintmark crown both sides (1467), legend surrounds…
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Description

Edward IV, (1461-70), first reign, Groat, light coinage (1464-70), type VII , Bristol mint, facing crowned bust, quatrefoils at neck, B on breast, mintmark crown both sides (1467), legend surrounds EDWARD DI GRA REX ANGL Z FRANC. Rev, long cross fourchee, trefoil of pellets in angles, reads POSVI DEV A DIVTOR E MEVM, inner script VILLA BRISTOW, 2.81g (S.2004; N.1580, type VII).

Old tone, marginally ragged flan in the southern sphere of coin, legends legible both sides. Well detailed portrait with some flatness in the initial strike. Very fine.

Ex Michael Trennery [dealer] bought 1983

Specification

Period 1461 - 1470
Date 1467
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Groats

Coin Ruler

Edward IV (First Reign)

Country

England

Coin House

House of York

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Bristol mint/ mm. Crown

References S.2004; N.1580, type VII
Weight 2.81 g

Provenance

Ex M. Trennery

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