Lot Archive

Lot

№ 288

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16 March 1994

Hammer Price:
£1,100

Charles I (1625-1649), Half-Pound, Oxford mint, 1643, m.m. plume on obverse only, obverse small equestrian portrait of King left, Oxford plume, CAROLVS : D: G: MAGN BRIT: FRAN: ET : HIB: REX, reverse EXVRGAT : DEVS : DISSIPENTVR:INIMICI::,declarationRELIG: PROT : LEGANG : LIBERPAR in two lines, X and three Oxford plumes above, 1643 below, 59.851 gins (Brooker -; Morrieson A- 1; N. 2404; 5. 2945). Almost extremely fine and rare (ex SpinkNumismatic Circular, March 1971 (2914); Rodney Smith, collection purchased by Spink 1983and Herman Selig Collection SCA 70 (165))