Richard II Noble, London mint, type 1a ex Dominic Mitchell Collection

World Coins - Richard II Noble, London mint, type 1a ex Dominic Mitchell Collection
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Richard II (1377-99), gold Noble of six shillings and eight pence, Tower Mint London, type 1b, King standing in ship with upright sword and quartered shield, beaded circle surrounding, annulet above sail, RIC ARDxx Dxx Gxx REXxx AnGL xZx FRAnCxx Dxx hIBxx Zxx AQ', rev. R at centre of ornamental cross with lis terminals, crowns over lions in angles, all within a beaded and linear tressure, fleurs in spandrels, legend +IhCxx AVTEmxx TRAnSIEnSxx PERxx mEDIVxx ILLORVxx IBAT, weight 7.75g (Schneider 129; Webb Ware 1b; N.1302; S.1654). Toned, a little good full coin with an excellent portrait, good very fine, rare this well preserved.
 
The abbreviated Latin legends translate as on the obverse "Richard by the Grace of God, King of England and France, Lord of Ireland and Aquitaine"; and on the reverse "But Jesus, passing through the midst of them, went His way" taken from the Bible.

Provenance:
Ex Dominic Mitchell Collection, Glendining, 27th April 1949, lot 4 and plate I.
Ex Major William Tapp MC, Dix Noonan and Webb, Auction 140, 15th March 2017, lot 3 where mis-catalogued as type 2a and this coin certainly is ex Dominic Mitchell Collection a great provenance to have. 
Prix SKU: CM06138
£ 12,750.00
  • US$ 16,120.87
  • € 14,645.81
  • AUD 23,862.12
  • CHF 16,077.35
  • CAD 21,327.92

Cotation au: 10/15/19

Envoi depuis: United Kingdom