Lot 3040: English Commemorative Medals - Charles I - 1630 - Birth of Prince Charles Silver Medallion
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Dated 1630 AD. Obv: cruciform arms with rays in angles with HACTENVS ANGLORVM NVLLI legend. Rev: with IN HONOR / CARO PRINC / MAG BRI FR / ET HI NAT 29 / MAII 1630 in five lines within oval frame. BCM 116b; MIBH 35. 3.05 grams. . Struck to commemorate the birth of the son of king Charles I; the future king Charles II.
Condition Report: Near extremely fine; small piercing. Scarce.