Tag Archive for: Lancastrian King

, , , , ,

Coin 075 – GOLD ANGEL (1470-1471), PCGS MS-64

Henry VI, Lancastrian King, 2nd Reign, Oct. 1470 - April 1471 S-2078, N-1613 Angel slaying dragon with spear; reverse, ship with large cross as its mast, royal shield beneath, London mint, Cross pattée mintmark (top of reverse). Rare.…
, , , ,

Coin 063 – GOLD NOBLE (1412-1413), PCGS AU-55

Henry IV, Lancastrian King, 1399-1413 S-1715, N-1355 "Standard type," London mint, trefoil and annulet on ship's side, trefoil by crown in one quarter of reverse, tiny pellet left of "?" at center of reverse. "Light Coinage" late in reign…
, , , ,

Coin 064 – GOLD NOBLE (1413-1422), PCGS MS-65

Henry V, Lancastrian King, 1413-1422 S-1744, N-1373 "Standard type," London mint, annulet and mullet by sword arm. Rare. An exquisite example of this famous warring king's largest gold coin, boldly struck down to the smallest detail of…
, , , ,

Coin 065 – GOLD HALF-NOBLE (1413-1422), PCGS AU-58

Henry V, Lancastrian King, 1413-1422 S-1750, N-1377 "Standard type," London mint, broken annulet on ship's side, mullet above shield, a distinctive feature of Henry V's gold. Extremely rare variety, but Half-nobles of this king are elusive…
, , , ,

Coin 066 – GOLD QUARTER-NOBLE (1413-1422), PCGS MS-62

Henry V, Lancastrian King, 1413-1422 S-1754, N-1381/1 "Standard type," London mint, stars in angles of floriated cross (central motif, reverse). Rare, especially so well preserved. A lovely example of this variety. The mere survival of…
, , , , ,

Coin 067 – GOLD NOBLE (1422-1427), PCGS MS-64

Henry VI, Lancastrian king, 1st Reign, 1422-1461 S-1799, N-1414 "Standard type," London mint, Annulet issue of 1422-1427. A wonderful coin, an ideal specimen to illustrate the largest piece of money issued by one of the two noble families…
, , , , ,

Coin 068 – GOLD HALF-NOBLE (1422-1427), PCGS MS-63

Henry VI, Lancastrian king, 1st reign, 1422-1461 S-1805, N-1417 "Standard type," London mint, Annulet issue of 1422-1427. A splendid coin-a rarely seen condition in a coin which largely perished as a type over the past six centuries. …
, , , , ,

Coin 069 – GOLD QUARTER-NOBLE (1422-1427), PCGS MS-63

Henry VI, Lancastrian king, 1st reign, 1422-1461 S-1810, N-1420 "Standard type," London mint, Annulet issue of 1422-1427, large lis as reverse initial mark (top of legend). Although considered a "common" variety among these hammered gold…
, , , , ,

Coin 070 – GOLD NOBLE (1430-1434), NGC MS-67

Henry VI, Lancastrian king, 1st reign, 1422-1461 S-1824, N-1457 "Standard type," London mint, Pinecone-mascle issue of 1430-1434, reverse initial mark lis. Only the London mint at the Tower struck gold bearing the distinctive pinecone…