Henry VI Annulet / Trefoil Groat
Henry VI Annulet / Trefoil Sub issue Groat - Mint Calais AD 1422 - 27 Rare Issue
Obv: Crowned bust facing with tressure of 9 arches. Trefoil to left of Crown and Annulets at neck. Initial Mark = Incurved Pierced Cross
Rev: Long Cross quartered by trefoils of pellets. Single annulet in CALI quarter.
Outer Legend:- POSVI*/DEVMxxA/DIVTOR/E'x MEVM. Trefoil after POSVI
Inner Legend:- VIL/LAxx/ CALI /SIExx
Weight = 3.65 gms
For discussion see page 293 Lord Stewartby's English Coins 1180 to 1551. Analysis see No 1d page 324 and other examples on Plate 18 No 345
Also Page 17 of Ivan Buck's Medieval English Groats.
See Lot 130 Spink Sale of the Ivan Buck Collection 30/11/2005 (Not this coin)
3 examples in the Reigate Hoard Sale - Lot 240.
Bought Sept 14 from Paul Dawson Coins, Shambles, York