Silver coin; Denomination: Crown
Royal Mint, London
Edward VI (1547-1553) Third Coinage

Obverse Description

The King on horseback, crowned and holding sword, the horse is richly caparisoned and cantering right; below, 1551; around, (mm. Y) EDVVARD VI D G AGL FRANC Z hIBER REX (translation: Edward VI by the Grace of God King of England, France and Ireland)

Reverse Description

Royal shield, quartered with the arms of England and France, on a cross fourchee; around, POSVI DEVM ADIVITORE MEVM (mm. Y) (translation: I have made God my helper)

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