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Henry VI, first reign Groat, Calais, annulet rosette mule

Henry VI, first reign (1422-61), silver Groat of Fourpence, mule of annulet / rosette mascle issue (1422-30), Calais Mint, facing crowned bust, annulet each side of neck, within double tressure of nine arcs, fleur on each cusp, beaded circles and legend surrounding, saltire stops, initial mark pierced cross (1422-27), +hEnRIC'x DI'x GRA'x REX'x AnGL'x Z' FRAnC', rev. long cross pattee, tri-pellets in each inner angle, beaded circles and double concentric legends surrounding, rosette and saltire stops, VIL LAxx CALI SIE*, outer legend initial mark plain cross, +POSVI* DEVmxx A DIVTOR E'x mEVm, weight 3.80g (N.1427/1446; S.1836/1859). One weak part to legend only, toned with a good portrait, good very fine.

The Latin abbreviated legend translates as "Henry, by the grace of God, King of England and France," and on the reverse "I have made God my helper," a Psalm from the Bible.

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Purchased from A H Baldwin and Sons Ltd, Spring 2007.

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