Gold coin; Denomination: Quarter-Angel
Royal Mint, London
Henry VIII (1509-1547) Third Coinage

At that time a Quarter-Angel was a 2 shilling coin

Obverse Description

St. Michael, armoured, standing facing with both feet on a dragon which he is spearing in the mouth; around, (mm lis) HENRICVS VIII DI GRA AGLE

Reverse Description

A boat with a crucifix for a mast which divides H and a rose, below, the Royal shield; around, (mm lis) FRANCIE ET HIBERNIE REX.

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