Henry VIII (1509-47) Groat, First coinage

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Henry VIII (1509-47), Groat, first coinage (1509-26), profile issue, crowned bust right, mintmark Portcullis, legend surrounds HENRIC VIII DI GRA REX AGL Z FR. Rev, long cross fourchee over quartered…
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Description

Henry VIII (1509-47), Groat, first coinage (1509-26), profile issue, crowned bust right, mintmark Portcullis, legend surrounds HENRIC VIII DI GRA REX AGL Z FR. Rev, long cross fourchee over quartered shield of arms, reads POSVI DEV A DIVTOR E MEV, 2.81g (N.1762; S.2316). Struck on a full flan, clear legends, some weakness in strike, a well detailed portrait, especially well struck up in the hair and crown. Very fine, fastened to an excellent provenance.

Ex H.M Lingford with an old supporting ticket in his hand.

Specification

Period 1509 - 1547
Coin Group

British

Coin Ruler

Henry VIII

Country

England

Coin House

House of Tudor

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Portcullis

Weight 2.81 g

Provenance

Ex. H. M Lingford

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