Charles I Twelve Shillings Falconer's First Issue


Charles I (1625-1649) silver twelve shillings, Third Coinage Type III, Falconer's First Issue. Obverse: Crowned bust to left with "XII" indicating denomination behind the head with legend: "CAR DG MAG BRITAN FR ET HIB REX" (Charles by the grace of God King of Great Britain France and Ireland). Reverse: Crown over royal shield dividing crowned "C R" with legend: "QVÆ DEVS CONIVNXIT NEMO SEPARET" (What God hath joined together let no man put asunder) with "F" over right side of crown. Good collectable condition on a full round flan, cleaned in the past, see photograph.

Spink No: 5560. Diameter 30.9mm. VF-. £275.00

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