Henry VIII Angel S2265 mm Portcullis

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Henry VIII (1509-47), Angel, first coinage ( circa 1509-26), Saint Michael slaying dragon, initial mark crowned portcullis with chains both sides, legend surrounds HENRIC9X VIII9X DI’X GRA’X REX’X AGL’X ZX…
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Henry VIII (1509-47), Angel, first coinage ( circa 1509-26), Saint Michael slaying dragon, initial mark crowned portcullis with chains both sides, legend surrounds HENRIC9X VIII9X DI’X GRA’X REX’X AGL’X ZX FR’XX. Rev, ship in sail, quartered shield of arms at centre, h and rose either side, cross above, reading PERX CRVCE’X TVA’X SALVAX NOSX XPE’X REDE’, 5.12g (Schneider 562; N.1760; S.2265).

Struck on a full fl an, an imposing example of the first coinage Angel, softly struck in few places otherwise about extremely fine for issue.

Specification

Coin Group

British

Denomination

Angels

Coin Ruler

Henry VIII

Country

England

Coin House

House of Tudor

Metal

Gold

ReferencesSchneider 562; N.1760; S.2265
Weight5.12 g

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