Lot 3049: World Coins - Ireland - Edward IV - Drogheda - Large Rose Penny
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1478-1483 AD. Group VII coinage. Obv: facing bust with rose left and sun right of crown and with sun left and rose right of neck with [EDWARD DI GR DNS HYBE] legend. Rev: large rose over cross with VILL ADR [OGH EDA] legend for Drogheda mint. S. 6394; D&F -; Burns S-1. 0.56 grams. .
Condition Report: Near as struck for issue; flan clipped as usual. Extremely rare; Burns records only three other examples.