Coin - Halfgroat, Henry VII, England, 1501 - 1507 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 25561

Silver coin; Denomination: Halfgroat
York Mint
Episcopal Mint, Archbishop Savage, Henry VII (1485-1509)

King enthroned issue
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.238 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: England
DateEra: 1501-1507 AD
Denomination: Halfgroat
Obverse Description: A crowned bust of the King facing, key on each side of neck; around (mm off flan) [HE]NRIC DI GRA REX A[GLI] Z F
Reverse Description: A long cross pattee which divides the legend, three pellets in each angle; around, (mm unclear) POSVI DEV ADIVTOR[E MEVM] - CIVITAS EBORACI (Translation: I have made God my helper).
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King Henry VII, England, Great Britain
Mint: York (Episcopal Mint)

Archbishop Savage
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.84, no.1716 Pages

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