1643 Charles I Oxford Mint Halfcrown - THE SPINK PLATE COIN
Charles I (1625 - 49), Oxford Mint (1642-6) Halfcrown, 1643, Oxford Horseman, larger equestrian portrait of the King in armour left, holding sword upright, no groundling below, Oxford plume behind, rev. Declaration in two lines, three Oxford plumes above, date below mm. Oxford plume on obverse only (S.2954;N.2413;Morr A-3: Brooker 883 [same dies])
A deeply toned, Good Very Fine with an excellent horseman.
H M Lingford Collection purchased en bloc by Baldwin, in 1951
R D Beresford-Jones Collection, Spink Auction 108, 7th Macrh 1995, lot 563
Colin Adams Collection, Spink Auction 177 1st December 2005 , lot 175
Ex M&H Coins, sold privately in 2012