Silver coin; Denomination: Groat
Royal Mint, London
Henry VI, First Reign (1422-1461)
Trefoil issue

A groat is a fourpence coin

Obverse Description

A crowned bust (leaf on breast) of the King facing within a tressure of nine arches, a trefoil on each side of neck; around, (mm cross IIIb) 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 V) POSVI DEVM ADIVTORE MEVM - CIVITAS LONDON (translation: I have made God my helper - city of London)

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