James II, 1685 Halfcrown

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James II (1685-88), Halfcrown, 1685, first laureate and draped bust left, legend surrounds IACOBVS II DEI GRATIA, toothed border both sides. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, plain angles, seven strings to…
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Description

James II (1685-88), Halfcrown, 1685, first laureate and draped bust left, legend surrounds IACOBVS II DEI GRATIA, toothed border both sides. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, plain angles, seven strings to Irish harp, garter star at centre, date at top crown, legend reads MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX. Edge inscribed decvs.ET TVTAMEN ANNO REGNI PRIMO (S.3408; ESC. 493; Bull.748).

Attractively toned, some surface markings in bust and light flecking, almost extremely fine.

Specification

Period1685 - 1688
Date1685
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Halfcrown

Coin Ruler

James II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Silver

ReferencesS.3408; ESC. 493; Bull.748

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