James II (1685-91), Ireland, Gunmoney, January 1689, Dublin

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James II (1685-91) Gunmoney coinage, large Halfcrown, dated 1689, January, Dublin, laureate bust left, legend surrounds IACOBVS II DEI GRATIA. Rev, crown over sceptres dividing cipher, date above, Jan below,…
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Description

James II (1685-91) Gunmoney coinage, large Halfcrown, dated 1689, January, Dublin, laureate bust left, legend surrounds IACOBVS II DEI GRATIA. Rev, crown over sceptres dividing cipher, date above, Jan below, reads MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX 1689 (S.6579J).

Some striations in the metal and porous surfaces. Nevertheless, legible legends on a broad flan, about very fine or thereabouts for type. Slightly off centre striking on obverse.

Ex H. M. Lingford, with an accompanying ticket in his hand

Specification

Period1685 - 1691
Date1689
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Halfcrown

Coin Ruler

James II

Country

Ireland

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Dublin

Provenance

Ex H. M. Lingford with accompanying ticket in his hand

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