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559012
559012.

SCOTLAND. Charles I. 1625-1649. AR Sixty Shillings (43mm, 29.80 g, 6h). Third coinage, Briot’s issue, type I. Edinburgh mint; im: thistle and · в ·. Struck 1637-1642. (thistle and · в ·) CAROLVS · D : G · MAG · BRITANN · FRANC · ET · HIBERN · REX · (lozenge stops), Charles on horseback left, holding sword and reins / QVÆ · DEVS · CONIVNXIT · NEMO · SEPARET · (thistle and · в ·), crowned coat-of-arms. Burns 5 (fig. 1005; same dies); SCBI 35 (Ashmolean & Hunterian), 1424-1426 (same dies); SCBC 5552. A few very minor metal flaws and very light adjustment marks. Toned with hints of luster. Good VF. Rare.


Ex P. Karon (Spink 129, 17 November 1998), lot 128.