Gold coin; Denomination: Unite
Tower mint, London
Charles I (1625-1649)

A Unite is a 20 shilling coin, indicated by the Roman numeral XX behind the King's head.

Obverse Description

Within beaded circle crowned bust of Charles I wearing a lace collar and armour; behind, XX; around, (mm. harp) CAROLVS D G MAG BRIT FRA ET HIB REX

Reverse Description

At centre within a circle of beads, crowned and garnished oval shield quartered with the arms of England and Frace jointly in 1st and 4th, Scotland and Ireland dividing the crowned letters CR; around, FLORENT CONCORDIA REGNA (mm. harp) (translation: United kingdoms flourish)

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