English, Elizabeth I, Silver 6 pence of 1578.

Ancient Coins - English, Elizabeth I,  Silver 6 pence of 1578.
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Denomination : Silver 6 pence. Mint : London.

Date : dated 1578, with initial mark "Greek cross"

Reference : Spink-2572.

Size : 26.0 x 26.2 mm. Weight : 2.85 grams.

Grade : gF but this coin has been slightly bent and straightened, so have a slightly wavy flan.  There is a little more detail on the head than you can see on the image.

Obverse : Head of Elizabeth left, with ELIZABETH D G' ANG FR ET HI REGINA around (meaning Elizabeth by the grace of God, England, France, and Ireland, Queen).

Reverse : Long cross through a shield, with the date 1578 above the shield, with POSVI DEV' ADIVTOREM MEV (meaning I HAVE MADE GOD MY HELPER).

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Rates for: 04/24/18

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