Silver coin; Denomination: Shilling
Royal Mint, London (Tower Mint)
Edward VI (1547-1553) Second Period

The shilling is a 12 pence coin

Obverse Description

Crowned bust of the King, wearing an embroidered doublet, facing right within a line circle; around, (mm. ?) EDVVARD VI D G AGL FRA Z HIB REX

Reverse Description

Garnished oval Royal shield, quartered with the arms of England and France; around outside a line circle, (mm. arrow) TIMOR DOMINI FONS VITE MDXLIX (translation: Fear of the Lord is a fountain of life 1549)

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