Henry VIII, Groat

Item Reference: C223000564 Sold Share
Henry VIII (1509-47), Groat, second coinage (1526-44), Tower mint, mintmark lis both sides, crowned bust in profile right, Laker bust D, legend surrounds HENRIC VIII D G R ΛGL Z…
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Description

Henry VIII (1509-47), Groat, second coinage (1526-44), Tower mint, mintmark lis both sides, crowned bust in profile right, Laker bust D, legend surrounds HENRIC VIII D G R ΛGL Z FRΛNC. Rev, long cross fourchée over quartered shield of arms, saltires in fork ends, reads POSVI DEV Λ DIVTOR E MEV, 2.70g (S.2337E; N.1797). Dark tone, portrait pleasing and struck especially well in the hair, few minor areas of weakness in the armour and lower quarter of reverse coat of arms, otherwise near extremely fine.

Specification

Coin Group

British

Denomination

Groats

Coin Ruler

Henry VIII

Country

England

Coin House

House of Tudor

Metal

Silver

References S.2337E; N.1797
Weight 2.70 g

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