Silver coin; Denomination: Sixpence
Tower Mint, London
Charles I (1625-1649)

The Denomination is shown by the Roman numeral VI behind the King's head

Obverse Description

Crowned bust of the King facing left wearing a lace collar and armour; behind, the denomination in Roman numerals, VI; around, CAROLVS D G MAG BRI FRA ET HI REX (mm. triangle)

Reverse Description

Square-topped shield quartered with combined arms of England and France (1st and 4th), Scotland and Ireland over cross moline; around, CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO (mm. triangle) (translation: I reign under the auspices of Christ)

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