|Themes this item is part of:
||Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, Numismatics & Philately Collection
||Laureate and draped bust of Charles II facing right; around, CAROLVS II DEO GRATIA
||At centre, a crown above four interlocked Cs which form a cross with a rose, thistle, lis and harp in the angles; around, MAG. BR. FRA. ET. HIB. REX. 1683, the date divided by the crown.
||King Charles II, England, Great Britain, 1683
||Royal Mint, London, London, England, Great Britain, 1683
The Royal Mint was in the Tower of London at the time this coin was struck and is usually referred to as the Tower Mint
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