Henry VIII, Groat

Item Reference: C234003337 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, 2.78g (S.2337E; N.1797). Toned, lustrous fields, despite what appears to be a soft strike still pleasing in its detail on a full flan, clear legends. Very fine on good metal.

Specification

Period 1526 - 1544 AD
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Groats

Coin Ruler

Henry VIII

Country

England

Coin House

House of Tudor

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Tower mint, mintmark lis

References S.2337E; N.1797
Weight 2.78 g

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