Charles I, Stuart King 1625-1649
Nicholas Briot’s milled coinage. Daisy and “B” mintmark. Shoulder-length, crowned bust facing left, draped and wearing falling lace collar, value XX (20 shillings) behind head; reverse, crowned U-shaped garnished shield, crowned “CR” at sides, tiny “B” at top left of crown. Rare.
Lustrous and superbly detailed from Briot’s milled dies, faint wear on high points, beautiful gold color.