Summary

Billon coin; Denomination: Bawbee
Edinburgh Mint
Mary (1542-1567)

The bawbee was current at 6 pence.

Obverse Description

At centre within a beaded circle, crowned thistle dividing M R; around, + MARIA D G REGINA SCOTORVM

Reverse Description

At centre within a beaded circle, cross of St. Andrew (sometimes described as plain saltire cross) with crown at centre, cinquefoil at sides; around, (mm. uncertain) OPPIDVM EDINBVRGI

Edge Description

Plain

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