Edward IV (1547-53), Half Sovereign, second period, mintmark Arrow

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Edward VI (1547-53), Second period, January 1549 – April 1550, Half-sovereign, Tower mint, mintmark arrow (1549), uncrowned bust right, rosette stops, legend surrounds, SCVTUM FIDEI PROTEGET EVM. Rev, crowned quartered…
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Edward VI (1547-53), Second period, January 1549 – April 1550, Half-sovereign, Tower mint, mintmark arrow (1549), uncrowned bust right, rosette stops, legend surrounds, SCVTUM FIDEI PROTEGET EVM. Rev, crowned quartered garnished shield of arms, E and R flanking either side all within inner linear beaded circle. Legend reads EDWARD VI DG AGL FRA Z HIB REX, 5.32 (S.2435; N.1908; Schneider 670 variation with rev stops).

Light reddish toning complimenting the intrinsic Gold, an underlying mint bloom also visible. Portrait pleasing, with clear fields both sides. Good very fine, rare.

Specification

Period 1547 - 1553
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Half Sovereigns

Coin Ruler

Edward VI

Country

England

Coin House

House of Tudor

Metal

Gold

Mint Mark

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References S.2435; N.1908; Schneider 670 variation with rev stops
Weight 5.32 g

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