Maltravers Type 1

Similar sceptres and harp layout to the Richmonds but CARO now reads CAROLVS and BRIT and FRAN are substituted for BRI and FRA. There is an inner beaded circle on both sides. Privy mark on obverse only at 12.00 o’clock, can be a double rose or woolpack. They have 6 and 7 strings respectively. Die axis upright. N.B. Several forgeries exist especially pm=bell.

Illustrated E.128b/P.pm=woolpack/none. Inverted A for V in CAROLVS.1634. (EXR) vf

 

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