Silver coin; Denomination: Groat
Calais Mint
Henry VI, First Reign (1422-1461)
Rosette-mascle issue

A groat is a fourpence coin

Obverse Description

A crowned bust of the King facing within a tressure of nine arches; around, (mm cross I) HENRIC DI GRA REX ANGL Z FRANC

Reverse Description

A long cross pattee dividing the legend, three pellets in each arm; around in two concentric circles, (mm cross I) POSVI DEVM ADIVTORE MEVM - VILLA CALISIE (stops: rosette and mascle) ) (translation: I have made God my helper - town of Calais)

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