Silver coin; Denomination: Sixpence
Tower Mint, London
King Charles II (1660-1685)

Obverse Description

Laureate and draped bust of Charles II, facing right; around, CAROLVS . II . DEI . GRATIA

Reverse Description

Four crowned shields, bearing the arms of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, formed to make a cross with the Star of the Garter at the centre; in the angles, two interlinked Cs; around, MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX 1677, the date being divided by the crown above the English arms.

Edge Description

straight milled

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