Gold coin; Denomination: Half-noble
Royal Mint, London
Edward III (1327-1377), 4th coinage, Series F

Obverse Description

The King standing facing in a ship at sea, he holds a sword and a shield which is quartered with the arms of England and France; around, EDWARD DEI GRA REX ANG

Reverse Description

At the centre a closed E over a floriated cross with a lis at the end of each arm; in each angle a lion passant guardant below a crown; all within a tessure of eight arches; around, + DOMINE IN FVRORE TVO ARGVAS ME (tops of some letters off the flan). (Translation: O Lord rebuke me not in Thy indignation)

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