Silver coin; Denomination: Groat
Tower Mint, London
Henry VII (1485 - 1509)
Facing bust issue; crown with jewelled arches. A groat is a fourpence coin
A crowned bust of the King facing, the crown has the outer arch jewelled; around (mm anchor) HENRIC DI GRA REX AGLI Z FR
A long cross pattee which divides the legend, three pellets in each angle; around, (mm anchor) POSVI DEVM ADIVTORE MEVM CIVITAS LONDON (Translation: I have made God my helper).
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
26 mm (Outside Diameter), 3.179 g (Weight)
[Book] North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coinage., p.83, no.1705 c Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.