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Live auction - fwo_457278 - GREAT-BRITAIN - ANNE STUART - CHARLES II Fourpence 1676 Londres

GREAT-BRITAIN - ANNE STUART - CHARLES II Fourpence 1676 Londres AU
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Estimate : 400 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 12 December 2017 18:14:26
Type : Fourpence
Date: 1676
Mint name / Town : Londres
Quantity minted : -
Metal : silver
Diameter : 19,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,1 g.
Edge : cordonnée
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Très bel exemplaire presque SUP recouvert d’une agréable patine gris clair d’ancienne collection, avec des reflets brillants. L’intégralité du grènetis est visible de part et d’autre
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de la collection du Docteur Frédéric Nordmann

Obverse


Obverse legend : CAROLUS.II. - DEI.GRATIA.
Obverse description : Buste lauré à droite de Charles II.

Reverse


Reverse legend : .MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB.REX 16-76.
Reverse description : Quatre “C” entrelacés couronnés.

Historical background


BRITAIN - CHARLES II

(1660-1685)

Charles II was the eldest son of Charles I and Henrietta Maria of France. He was born May 29, 1630. After the execution of his father, he fled to Scotland and was proclaimed king in 1651 by his supporters. That same year he was defeated by Cromwell at Worcester and left England. In 1660 General Monk dictated through the parliament the return of Charles II. The judges of his father were tortured and persecuted Presbyterians. Lacking resources, he sold to Louis XIV Dunkirk and Mardyke. He died in 1685 without an heir. His brother Jacques II was crowned king.

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