Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Milled Sixpence, tall narrow bust with plain dress

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Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Sixpence, milled coinage by Mestrelle, 1562, mm. star, Bust B, tall narrow bust with plain dress, legend surrounds ELIZABETH DG ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA. Rev, square…
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Description

Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Sixpence, milled coinage by Mestrelle, 1562, mm. star, Bust B, tall narrow bust with plain dress, legend surrounds ELIZABETH DG ANG FRA ET HIB REGINA. Rev, square topped quartered shield of arms over long cross fourchée, date either side, reads POSVI DEVM AD IVTORE, 2.89g (S.2594; N.2025/2).

Lightly toned, some light hairlines, portrait comprehensive, flat in places, legends legible. Reverse, well struck. Good fine.

Ex Roger Gainer, bought 1974

Specification

Period 1558 - 1603
Date 1562
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Sixpences

Coin Ruler

Elizabeth I

Country

England

Coin House

House of Tudor

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Milled issue

References S.2594; N.2025/2
Weight 2.89 g

Provenance

Ex Roger Gainer, bought 1974

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