Crown of Charles I

Description
Prior to Sir Richard Vyvyan establishing the Civil War mint in Exeter he had operated a mint in Truro, Cornwall. He used the same dies for striking coins in both places and it is not possible to determine where some coins, like this one, were made.
Accession Loan No.
156/1992
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
crown of Charles I
Mint
Truro/Exeter
Common Name
crown of Charles I
Material
silver
Period Classification
Charles I (1625-1649)
Collection Class
Numismatics
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1643
Production Year High
1644
Moneyer
Sir Richard Vyvyan
Issuer Person
Charles I
Inscription / Transcription
CAROLVS:D:G:MA:BR:FR; CHRISTO:AVSPICE:REGNO
Created At
2016-10-13 15:47:16
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:47:16

    Tell Us What You Think

    Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *