Charles I Twenty Pence Falconer's Second Issue

Charles I (1625-1649) silver twenty pence, Third Coinage, Falconer's Second Issue with "F" over left of crown on reverse. Obverse: Crowned bust to left with "XX" indicating denomination behind the head, lozenge mint mark and legend: " CAR D:G SCOT ANG FR & HIB R" (Charles by the grace of God King of Scotland England France and Ireland). Reverse: Crown over thistle with legend: "IVST THRONVM FIRMAT " (Justice strengthens the throne). Reasonable collectable condition with slight crimp, see photograph.

Spink No: 5590, Murray Plate IV No: 43, Type 1b/a. Diameter 16.3mm. F. £40.00

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