1643 - 4 CHARLES I York Mint TYPE 7 HALFCROWN
Charles I (1625-49), Halfcrown, York Mint, (1643-4) Type 7 , Second horseman EBOR below, King seated on horseback left, with tail between legs mm. lion, CAROLVS. D. G. MAG. BRIT. FRAN. ET. HIB. REX., rev., Crowned Oval shield with lion skin garniture CHRISTO. AVSPICE. REGNO., mm Lion (Bull 563; Besly 2-H Brooker - ; Hawkins 7; N.2315; S.2869) weight 14.35 grams
Its characteristic off centre striking really adds to this superb Halfcrown appeal. Mostly Good Very Fine
Ex Alan Morris Collection,
Ex Lloyd Bennett,
Ex Maurice Bull Coilection.