Edward III Half Groat Series C - Mint London
Edward III 4th Coinage Pre-Treaty Period AD 1351 to 61.
Series C(b) (AD 1351 to 52) Half Groat.
Obv: Crowned bust facing within tressure of nine arches - all arches fleured.
- annulet stops with wedge tailed R, closed C & E
& reversely barred N's.
Rev: Long cross quartered with Trefoil of Pellets .
Double line inscription: +POSV IDEVM ADIVT OREM (No Stops)
- in outer with CIVI TAS LON DON in the inner line.
Initial mark Cross 1.
North 1148 Spink 1574 LAL 9 barred A in TAS; DIG3/4 variant.
Bought eBay January 2004