Printed Auction 38 Aftersale Lot 119

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Printed Auction 38 Aftersale Lot 119

Charles I. 1625-1649. AR crown. 29.89 gm. 43 mm. Nicholas Briot's coinage. First milled issue. 1631-1632. Daisy and B i.m, obverse, B i.m. reverse. King on horseback left, holding sword upright; CAROLVS D G MAGN BRITAN FRAN ET HIBER REX / Crowned garnished shield, C R crowned on sides; CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO. S. 2852. N. 2298 (North comments on the "finer workmanship"). Good Very Fine; choice coin; slightly short of flan at the bottom, obverse; slight striations on reverse; overall, unusually fresh and even surfaces, more so than the Slaney example sold in May 2015.

Ex Rees-Jones (Spink 117, 19 November 1996, lot 24).


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