Post Medieval Bronze Charles I Beheaded Commemorative P
Circa 1649 AD A cast bronze discoid pendant incised with a decapitation scene comprising a small figure to the left brandishing a large axe, the body of Charles I to the right with extended arm, the bearded head placed centrally with radiating lines representing gouts of blood; above the word REX in seriffed capitals and below the word MORT. Bronze, 9.80 grams, 37 mm (1 1/2") From an important West Country collection.
Very fine condition. Very rare.