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Henry VII - Canterbury - Facing Bust Halfgroat

Lot 1136
1486-1504 AD. Class IIIc. Obv: facing bust within tressure with HENRICVS DI GRA REX ANGL Z FR legend and 'tun' mintmark. Rev: long cross and pellets with POSVI DEV ADIVTORE MEV and CIVITAS CANTOR legends for Canterbury mint. S. 2211; N. 1712. See Portable Antiquities Scheme, reference DUR-B9FA68 and Treasure Act, 1996, reference 2015-T11 (disclaimed"). 1.26 grams. ("). Ex Warkworth Hoard, coin number 66, Northumberland, UK, 2015; with British Museum packet giving details. The Warkworth Hoard was found in the grounds of a school in 2015 and comprised 128 groats and halfgroats of Edward IV and Henry VII, plus some French issues of Charles the Bold of the same period; the Portable Antiquities Scheme record provides a full listing, with photographs for each coin.

Condition

Near very fine.

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Henry VII - Canterbury - Facing Bust Halfgroat

Estimate £60 - £80Nov 22, 2017