Silver lozenge-shaped seige coin; Denomination: Halfcrown
Struck in the town of Newark
Charles I (1625-1649)

A halfcrown is a 2 shilling and 6 pence coin or 30 pence (hence Roman XXX on the coin)

Obverse Description

Large crown dividing the letters CR; below, the denomination in pence in Latin numerals, XXX; border of beads

Reverse Description

Legend in three lines; OBS: / NEWARK / 1646; border of beads

Edge Description


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