William and Mary 1692 Crown

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William and Mary 1692 Crown

William and Mary (1688-94), silver Crown, 1692, conjoined busts right, legend surrounding, GVLIELMVS. ET. MARIA. DEI. GRATIA, toothed border around rim both sides, rev crowned cruciform shields, WM monogram in angles, Lion of Nassau at centre, date surrounding, MAG. BR. FR. ET. HI. REX. ET. REGINA. edge inscribed in raised letters and dated, +.DECVS. ET. TVTAMEN. ANNO. REGNI. QVARTO.+. (Bull 822; ESC 83; S.3433). Toned, with some light adjustment marks visible mainly on rim on obverse, good very fine to almost extremely fine.

The Latin legends translate as on the obverse "William and Mary by the Grace of God," and abbreviated on the reverse as "King and Queen of Great Britain, France and Ireland."

 

Provenance:
Ex Ira and Larry Goldberg, Hollywood USA, Auction 34, 5th February 2006, lot 2678 when graded and slabbed by PCGS as AU50 - 610829.50/03636148.

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