Silver seige coin; Denomination 2 shillings
Struck in the town of Scarborough while besieged (July 1644 - July 1645)
Charles I (1625-1649)
Castle with gateway at left; below incuse in two lines, S / II.
Plain though marked by stamping of obverse.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/5/1976
Purchased, Felton Bequest, 1932
Type of item
34 mm (Length), 30 mm (Width), 4.573 g (Weight)
width at top20 mm, at base 30 mm
[Book] North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coinage., North 2650 i Pages
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink p. 305 Type II denomination not listed Pages