Silver coin, Denomination, Halfgroat
Canterbury Mint
Edward IV, Second Reign (1471-1483)

Clipped coin, A halfgroat is a twopence coin

Obverse Description

A crowned bust of the King facing within a tressure of nine arches, C on breast; legend largely removed by clipping.

Reverse Description

A long cross pattee dividing the legend, three pellets in each arm; around in two concentric circles, (mm clipped off flan) [POSVI DEVM] ADIVTOREM - CIVITAS CANTOR (translation: I have made God my helper - City of Canterbury)

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