1644 Charles I Bristol Mint Shilling
Charles I (1625 - 49) Bristol mint (1643-45), Shilling, 1644, mm. cross of five pellets on obv. only, bust of good style, plume in front, rev. Declaration, plume between two plumelets above, date and br below (Morr. C-5; SCBI Brooker 998, same dies; N 2501; S 3016A) weight 5.60 grams
A well toned Very fine, with a very attractive portrait of the King. With remains of red wax deposits still visible on the coins obverse this attractive specimen will have featured in a old printed collection.