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Spink UK / British Coins and Commemorative Medals: Spring Auction - 24/03/2020 / Charles I / Lot 303
Charles I (1625-49), Halfcrown, a contemporary forgery from false dies, struck with silver layering over a copper core, in the style of Bridgnorth-on-Severn, '1646', 8.13g, 11h, legends illegible (cf. Brooker 1123; cf. S.3036A-37), of convincing style, but clipped small to reveal subterfuge, good to fair, rare provenance Purchased Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, 25 March 2007 Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.