Silver coin; Denomination: Groat
Edinburgh mint
James III (1460 - 1488)

The groat was current at 12 pence Scots for this issue

Obverse Description

At centre witin a tressure of arches on right and arc of beads on left, a crowned head of the King facing; around, + IACOBVS DEI GRA REX SCOTORM

Reverse Description

Long cross pattee with mullet of five points and three pellets in alternating angles; around in two concentric circles; inner, VILLA EDENBOVRGE; outer, + DNS PTECTOR MS Z LIBERATVR MES (translation, God is my defender and my redeemer)

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