This is a Charles crown, issued for circulation in 1671.
There are two main types under Spink reference number 3357 (Second Bust) and 3358 (Third bust, larger and broader), there are a few different types under these reference numbers with different edge inscriptions or over lettering. Both main types list at approximately the same values in different grades.
Edge inscription reads DECVS. ET. TVTAMEN. ANNO. REGNI. VICESIMO. TERTIO.
Photographs shown may not be the actual coin and may differ in terms of grade, die numbers, design flaws and other minor details. Contact us if you require a photograph prior to purchase.
The obverse shows the third portrait of Charles II.
The legend reads:
CAROLUS II DEI GRATIA (Charles II by the Grace of God)
The reverse design is a Royal Coat of Arms.
There are interlinked Cs in the angles and a garter star at centre.
The reverse legend reads:
MAG BR FR ET HIB REX 16 71 (Latin abbreviation translates to King of Great Britain, France and Ireland 1671)
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
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