Silver coin; Denomination: Sixpence
Tower Mint, London
Charles I (1625-1649)

The Denomination is shown by the Roman numeral VI behind the King's head

Obverse Description

Crowned bust of the King facing left wearing a lace collar and armour; behind, the denomination in Roman numerals, VI; around, CAROLVS D G MAG BR FR ET HI REX (mm. harp)

Reverse Description

Garnished oval shield quartered with combined arms of England and France (1st and 4th), Scotland and Ireland dividing the letters CR; around, CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO (mm. harp) (translation: I reign under the auspices of Christ)

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