Robert III Second Issue Edinburgh Penny

Robert III (1390-1406), silver penny, second issue, Edinburgh mint. Obverse: Neat crowned facing bust with saltire and pellet stops and legend: "+ROBERTVS REX SC[OTOR]V". Reverse: Cross with triple pellets in each quarter, double saltire stops and legend: "VILLA EDI[NBV]RG".  This obverse legend not in Burns. Listed in Stewart's "The Scottish Coinage" as "RARE". Good collectable condition for type but with two major edge chips, see photograph.

Spink No: S.5181. Diameter 18.9mm. F-. £125.00

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