Tag Archive for: Yorkist King

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Coin 071 – GOLD HEAVY NOBLE (1461-1464), NGC MS-64

Edward IV, Yorkist King, First Reign of 1461-1470 S-1946, N-1527 "Standard type," London mint, lis mintmark. Extremely rare as a type, and wonderfully preserved-in fact, an almost unheard-of condition, with excellent detail and remaining…
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Coin 072 – GOLD RYAL, OR ROSE-NOBLE (1464-1470), PCGS MS-63

Edward IV, Yorkist King, 1st Reign, 1461-1470 S-1951, N-1549 "Standard type" but large facing rose image added on the ship's side and a large banner fluttering at the ship's stern to left of the king, inscribed "E" for his name. On the…
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Coin 073 – GOLD HALF-RYAL (1464-1470), PCGS MS-65

Edward IV, Yorkist King, 1st Reign, 1461-1470 S-1960, N-1555 "Standard type" similar to the Ryal, Bristol mint, "Light Coinage" of 1464-1470, Crown mintmark (struck 1467-1468). Rarer mint. The price of gold versus silver was in flux at…
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Coin 074 – GOLD QUARTER-RYAL (1464-1470), PCGS AU-50

Edward IV, Yorkist King, 1st Reign, 1461-1470 S-1966, N-1560 "Standard type" of this denomination, London mint, "Light Coinage" of 1464-1470, Sun mintmark (struck 1465-1466). This scarce coin differs from the earlier Quarter-nobles in…
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Coin 076 – GOLD ANGEL (1480-1483), PCGS MS-64

Edward IV, Yorkist King, 2nd Reign, 1471-1483 S-2091, N-1626 "Standard type," "E" and rose beside ship's mast, heraldic-cinquefoil mintmark (struck 1480-1483), London mint. Of exquisite beauty, this coin provides a marvelously detailed…
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Coin 077 – GOLD HALF-ANGEL (1473-1477), PCGS MS-65

Edward IV, Yorkist King, 2nd Reign, 1471-1483 S-2093, N-1630 "Standard type," "E" and rose beside ship's mast. Cross pattée mintmark (struck 1473-1477), London mint. From 1471 onward, Edward the "restored" monarch issued only angels and…
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Coin 078 – GOLD ANGEL (1483), PCGS VF-35

Edward V, Yorkist King, 1483 S-2144A, N-1670 "Standard type," "E" and rose beside ship's mast, mintmarks Boars Head (obverse, softly struck but well outlined) and Halved Sun & Rose (reverse), London mint. Extremely rare. This boy-king's…
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Coin 079 – GOLD ANGEL (1483-1485), NGC AU-58

Richard III, Yorkist King, 1483-1485 S-2152, N-1677 "Standard type," "R" and rose beside ship's mast, small cross as mast, mintmarks Boar's Head over Sun & Rose (obverse) and Halved Sun & Rose (SR2, reverse), London mint. Extremely rare-one…