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559013
559013.

SCOTLAND. Charles I. 1625-1649. AR Six Shillings (24mm, 2.89 g, 6h). Third coinage, Falconer’s second issue, type IV. Edinburgh mint; im: thistle and F. Struck 1637-1642. (thistle) CAROLVS · D : G · MAG · BRIT · FR · ET · HIB · REX, crowned bust left; VI (mark of value) to right / QVÆ · DEVS · CONIVNXIT · NEMO · SEPARE (small F), crowned coat-of-arms; crowned C R flanking. Burns 55 var. (rev. legend); SCBI 35 (Ashmolean & Hunterian), 1513 var. (legends); SCBC 5571. Reverse a little off centre. Toned. Good VF. Rare.


Ex “Important Collection of Scottish Coins” (Dix Noonan Webb 55, 8 October 2002), lot 820; Lord Grantley (Part V, Glendining, 18 May 1944), lot 1809 (part of), purchased from Baldwin’s.