Charles I Two Shillings 1642 Issue

Charles I (1625-1649) silver two shillings, fourth coinage (1642). Obverse: Crowned bust to left with large "II" behind the head indicating denomination with legend: "CAR D G SCOT ANG FRAN & HIB R" (Charles by the grace of God King of Scotland England France and Ireland). Reverse: Crown over lion rampant with legend: "IVST THRONVM FIRMAT" (Justice strengthens the throne). Reasonable collectable condition for type, see photograph.

Spink No: 5593, Murray Type 2(i). Diameter 15.8mm. F+. £95.00

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