Summary

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

Obverse Description

Inner circle, crowned bust of the King facing left wearing a lace collar and armour; behind, the denomination in pence in Roman numerals, I; around, CAROLVS D G M B F ET H REX (mm. 2 pellets)

Reverse Description

No inner circle, a garnished oval shield quartered with combined arms of England and France (1st and 4th), Scotland and Ireland; around, IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT (mm. 2 pellets) (translation: Justice strengthens the throne)

Edge Description

plain

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