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Post Tudor

This period contained both the last hammered coinage, early milled and copper coinage of low denomination were issued privately under licence. 

James I, Sixpence, 1608, Coronet Mint Mark


Second coinage, fourth bust, slight buckling, despite this a nice coin.

Reverse a little weak, but almost full flan.



25mm, 2.99g



£95 (P&P free)

James I, Sixpence, 1604, Lis Mint Mark


Soft but discernible portrait, 3rd bust slightly clipped.

Reverse better.



25mm, 2.89g



£85  (P&P Free)

Charles I Shilling, 5th 'Aberystwyth' Bust, Tun Mint Mark, 1636-8


Tower mint under the king. S2794. Some old scrathes and a small gouge to the obverse, maybe an original 'hate crime'!

Rev: Squate topped shield with cross moline.

AVF, some clipping.


30mm, 5.95g


£99 (+P&P)

Commonwealth, 1649-60, Silver Half Groat


After the death of Charles I, the coat of arms was relaced by the St. Georges Cross and the Irish Harp.


The denomination ws indicated by the 'II' above.



17mm, 0.82g



£70 (P&P Free)

Charles I, Halfcrown, 1625-42, Triangle Within Circle 1641-43, Tower mint under the King, Group IV, Type 4

VF, short stress marks on obverse, usual irregular flan, but above average 'horseman.' 
33mm, 15.25g                                                                      SOLD

Charles I, Shilling 1634-4, P in brackets mm, Tower Mint Under Parliament

Clipped, as is often the case, fair grade.

29mm, 5.61g, S2800  


Charles I, Shilling 1632-33, Harp mm, Tower mint under King

S2789 AVF, but clipped, reverse best.

30mm, 5.62g


£45 SOLD


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