Silver coin; Denomination: Sixpence
Tower Mint, London
King James I (1603-1625)

Obverse Description

Within an inner beaded circle, a crowned bust of the King facing right; behind, the Roman numeral VI; around, (mm thistle) IACOBVS D G ANG SCO FRA ET HIB REX

Reverse Description

Within a beaded circle a square topped shield quartered with the combined arms of England and France (1 & 4), Scotland (2) and Ireland (3); above, 1604; around, (mm. thistle) EXVRGAT DEVS DISSIPENTVR INIMICI (translation, Let God arise and let His enemies be scattered).

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