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No 597 Elizabeth I Shilling

No 597 Elizabeth I Shilling Image

This is a shilling in excellent condition from the Second Issue of Queen Elizabeth I. This issue was minted between 1560-1561.

The obverse legend reads ‘ELIZABETH DG AN FRA ET HIB REGINA’ - Elizabeth by the Grace of God Queen of England France and Ireland. The mintmark is a martlet denoting the year of issue.

The reverse legend reads ’POSUI DEU ADIUTOREM MEU’ - I have made God my helper. The reverse shows a long cross over the royal shield.

Your Price:£3.65
Weight:6.80 g