1642-3 Charles I Truro Mint Halfcrown (S.3048)
Charles I (1625 -49) Truro Mint (1642-3) Halfcrown, King on Horseback looking forward. rev. Oblong garnished shield dividing CR mm. Rose. (S.3048: Brooker 1019 [same dies]: Bull 657/5 (67-1).) Weight 13.71 grams
Flat striking spot as usual on these rarely encountered Halfcrowns of Truro. Signs of excavation evident however very sharply struck.