Charles I, 1625-1649, Silver Crown, (1625-42)
Lot 1018
Charles I, 1625-1649, Silver Crown, (1625-42)
Sold for US$ 3,510 inc. premium
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Coins & Medals New York
13 Dec 2012 10:00 EST

Auction 20086
Charles I, 1625-1649, Silver Crown, (1625-42) Charles I, 1625-1649, Silver Crown, (1625-42)
Lot Details
Charles I, 1625-1649, Silver Crown, (1625-42)
KM-128, S-2756, 29.83 grams, 42mm. Tower mint, under the King (1625-42), type 2b1, second mounted horseman left, smaller horse plume on head, cross on housing, CAROLVS.D.G.MAG.BRIT.FRA.ET.HIB. REX., reverse: plume between CR above shield, no cross fourchée , mm rose over feathers, CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO. Graced by ages-old, well-set dark-gray toning. For a large coin of its era, it is also remarkably free from post-striking marks. It is noted that some planchet roughness is seen left of the horse and minor rim damage and cracking is also present. A perfect circulated example of this desirable coinage. Good Very Fine
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