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 pence in Roman numerals, VI; around, CAROLVS D G MA BR FR E[T HI REX (mm. tun)] - end of legend off flan

Reverse Description

Garnished oval shield quartered with combined arms of England and France (1st and 4th), Scotland and Ireland; around, [CHRIS]TO AVSPICE REGNO (mm. tun) (translation: I reign under the auspices of Christ) - start of legend not struck up or ofrf flan

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