STUART. Charles I.
|Triton XIV, Lot: 1650. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $2100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1625-1649. AV Double-crown (28mm, 4.52 g, 6h). Group B. Tower mint; im: castle/castle over African’s head. Struck 1627-1628. CAROLVS • D’. G’. MAG’. BRI’. FR’. ET • HI’. REX, crowned bust 2a left; X to right; no inner pelleted border / CVLTORES SVI DEVS PROTEGIT, crowned and garnished royal coat-of-arms; pelleted inner border. Cf. Brooker 145; Schneider 178; North 2161; SCBC 2699. VF, obverse slightly double-struck with slightly rusty die, minor areas of weak strike . Attractive and overall well-centered strike. Rare.