Scotland, Charles II, Half Merk, 1671

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Scotland, Charles II (1649-1685), Silver Half-Merk, 1671, First Coinage, Type II, laureate and draped bust right in armour, straight ribbons behind head, thistle with leaves below bust, rev inverted die…
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Scotland, Charles II (1649-1685), Silver Half-Merk, 1671, First Coinage, Type II, laureate and draped bust right in armour, straight ribbons behind head, thistle with leaves below bust, rev inverted die axis, cruciform shields, crowned interlinked Cs in angles, value at centre, date in legend (SCBI 35:-; S.5614).

Toned, some light surface marks, good very fine for issue and very rare, no example of the date in the Ashmoleon sylloge.

Specification

Period1649 - 1685 AD
Date1671
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Half-Merks

Coin Ruler

Charles II

Country

Scotland

Coin House

House of Stuart

Metal

Silver

ReferencesS.5614

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