Henry V Scowling Bust Groat, with mullett at centre of breast, ex Stewartby

World Coins - Henry V Scowling Bust Groat, with mullett at centre of breast, ex Stewartby
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Henry V (1413-22), silver Groat, type F, class B, facing crowned "scowling" bust within double tressure of nine arcs, mullet at centre of breast, fleur on each cusp, beaded circles and legend surrounding, saltire stops with serif letters, initial mark pellet centred cross pattee, +hEnRIC'. DI'x GRA'x REXx AnGLIEx Zxx FRAn, rev. long cross pattee, tri-pellets in each inner angle, beaded circles and double concentric legends surrounding, CIVI TASxx LOn DOnxx, +POSVIx DEVmxx A DIVTOR Exx mEVm, weight 3.59g (N.1386; S.1762A). Has been pierced and plugged at top of obverse, toned with some light die clash evident, otherwise good very fine and very rare.
 
The Latin abbreviated legend translates as "Henry, by the grace of God, King of England and France" and on the reverse "I have made God our helper," a Psalm from the Bible.
Provenance:
Ex Lord Stewartby Collection, part 4, Spink Coin Auction 242, 29th November 2016, lot 1261 part.
 
Price SKU: DG07651
£ 750.00
  • US$ 1,003.61
  • € 898.13
  • AUD 1,451.32
  • CHF 986.35
  • CAD 1,321.36

Rates for: 12/14/19

Ships from: United Kingdom