Halfcrown of Charles I

Description
This coin shows, in abbreviated form on the reverse, the Declaration of Wellington - the statement by Charles I, made at the beginning of the war, expressing his war aims. It states that he was fighting for the Protestant religion and the laws of England. His opponents believed they too were fighting for the same principles.
Accession Loan No.
134/1993
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
halfcrown Charles I
Mint
Exeter
Common Name
halfcrown of Charles I
Material
silver
Period Classification
Charles I (1625-1649)
Collection Class
Numismatics
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Date
1644
Moneyer
Sir Richard Vyvyan
Issuer Person
Charles I
Inscription / Transcription
CAROLV(S) .D.G.MA.BR.FR.ET.HI.R(E)X. ; EXVRGAI DEVS DISSIPENTVR INIMICI; REL.PRO.LE.ANG.LIP.PAR; 1644 EX
Family Group

Dimensions
whole diameter 35 mm; whole depth 2 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:47:16
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:28

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