Silver coin; Denomination: groat.
Tower mint, London (mint mark, lis).
Philip and Mary (1554-1558).

A groat is a fourpence coin.

Obverse Description

Crowned bust of the Queen wearing a necklace and pendant cross, facing left; around, PHILIP ET MARIA D G REX ET REGINA.

Reverse Description

Royal shield, quartered with the English and French arms, on a cross fourchee; around, POSVIMVS DEVM ADIVTO NOS (translation: they have made God their helper).

Edge Description


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