James II, 1685-1688, Gold 2 Guineas, 1687
KM-464, S-3399, 16.73 grams, 31mm. Laureate bust left, IACOBVS.II.DEI.GRATIA, reverse: crowned cruciform shields, Scottish crown frosted, Irish crown semi-frosted (as struck), eight strings to Irish harp, scepters in angles, date 1687 at top, milled edge. Soft green-gold color is slightly deeper on the reverse. Well-defined throughout with excellent centering. A small mark in mentioned in the left obverse field under the S of IACOBVS, a tiny gouge is between GR of GRATIA. An interesting, highly collectible piece.