The Commonwealth (1649-60), 1652, Shilling

Item Reference: C212010576 Sold Share
Commonwealth (1649-60), Shilling, 1652, English shield within laurel and palm branch, mintmark sun, legend surrounds THE COMMONWEALTH OF ENGLAND. Rev, English and Irish conjoined shields, value XII above, inner beaded…
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Description

Commonwealth (1649-60), Shilling, 1652, English shield within laurel and palm branch, mintmark sun, legend surrounds THE COMMONWEALTH OF ENGLAND. Rev, English and Irish conjoined shields, value XII above, inner beaded circle, legend reads GOD WITH VS, (S.3217; N.2724; ESC.986).

Struck on a broad yet slightly irregular flan, legends clear, some wear in the shields, the cross hatching more prominent on the reverse, seven strings to Irish harp, no stop after ‘The’ in legend. Very fine, toned.

Specification

Period 1649 - 1660
Date 1652
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Shillings

Coin Ruler

Commonwealth

Country

England

Coin House

Commonwealth

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

mm Sun

References S.3217; N.2724; ESC.986
Weight 5.45 g

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