James VI Turner 1623 Issue

James VI (1567-1625) copper turner (two pence) issue of 1623. Obverse: Triple thistle in centre with legend: " IACOBVS D G MAG BRIT", (James by the grace of God of Great Britain). Reverse: Crowned lion rampant with two pellets, to indicate denomination, behind tail and legend: "FRAN & HIB REX", (France and Ireland King). Reasonable collectable condition for type, see photograph.

Spink No: 5524. Diameter 18.5mm. F. £45.00

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