Silver coin; Denomination: Testoon
Edinburgh mint
Mary (1542-1567) Second period, when married to Francis

The testoon was valued at 5 shillings

Obverse Description

Shield charged with arms of Francis (as Dauphin) and Mary over a cross potent; around, (mm. crown) FRAN ET MARIA DEI GRA SCOTOR D D VIEN

Reverse Description

Crowned FM monogram with Lorraine cross on each side; around, FECIT VTRAQVE VNVM 1559 (translation, He has made both one)

Edge Description


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