Silver coin; Denomination: Groat
Royal Mint, London
Edward IV, Second reign (1471-1483)

A groat is a fourpence coin

Obverse Description

A crowned bust of the King facing within a tressure of nine arches; around, (mm off flan) EDWARD DEI GRA REX [ANGL Z FRANC]. Holed above king's head.

Reverse Description

A long cross pattee dividing the legend, three pellets in each arm; around in two concentric circles, (mm pierced cross) POSVI DEVM ADIVTORE MEVM - CIVITAS LONDON (translation: I have made God my helper - City of London)

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