Henry VII, Tudor King 1485-1509

London, Pheon (heraldic arrowhead) mintmark on each side. The Latin legend on reverse translates to mean “Hail Oh Cross Our Only Hope.” Rare.

Evenly struck on a broad flan with exceptionally full rim beading, complete lettering in legends, central devices of St. Michael and the ship all well detailed, with choice surfaces and pleasing reddish old-gold toning.