Richmond Type 7b Oval

Legends begin at 7.00 o’clock. A complicated group….. CARO over IACO. Five  jewels on obverse crown as before, but reverse has nine (except for one with 7)  Die axis now unrotated.  BRIT, BRI and BR occur. One version has 7 strings – others having 6. Some harps are hook-fronted. Privy mark is always cross patée but some issues have none on the reverse. Pellet between sceptres.

Illustrated  E113d*/P- (pm on both sides) 5/7 jewels. 1625. (EXR) bold vf. – off-centre


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