Edward III Half Groat Series G Mint London
Edward III 4th Coinage Pre-Treaty Period AD 1351 TO 61.
Series Ga (AD 1356 to 61) Half Groat.
Obv: Crowned bust facing within tressure of nine arches - all arches fleured.
+EDWARDUSoREXoANGLIoZoFRANE - annulet stops (o)with annulet below bust.
Letter E for C in FRANC
Rev: Long cross quartered with Trefoil of Pellets with annulet in 2nd quarter.
Double line inscription: +POS/VIo MEVo/ ADIVT/OREMo
- in outer with CIVI/TAS/LON/DON in the inner line.
Initial mark Cross 3.
North 1201 Spink 1579 LAL 6; DIG 6 / 3
Bought eBay January 2004