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431574. LANCASTER. Henry VI. First reign, 1422-1461. AR Groat (26mm, 3.90 g, 2h). Pinecone-mascle issue. Tower (London) mint; im: cross pattée. Struck 1431-1432/3. + hЄnRIC’· DI’· GRΛ’· RЄX ◊ ΛnGLIЄ · Z · FRΛnC’ (pinecone stops; Z retrograde), crowned facing bust within double polylobe with trefoils at cusps / + POSVI · DЄVm : Λ DIVTORЄ’· mЄVm/ CIVI TΛS ◊ LOn DOn · (pinecone and double saltire stops) , long cross pattée, with trefoil in each angle. Whitton, Heavy 18c; North 1460; SCBC 1874. EF, iridescent toning, lightly double struck in legends. Exceptional portrait. ($1250) Ex H. Montagu Collection (Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 11 May 1896), lot 546 (part of).

430518. YORK. Edward IV. First reign, 1461-1470. AR Groat (27mm, 3.84 g, 11h). Heavy coinage, group III. London (Tower) mint; im: rose. Struck 1464. (rose) ЄDWΛRD : DI · GRΛ’· RЄX · ΛnG’ · Z · FRΛnC (saltire and double saltire stops; Z retrograde), crowned facing bust within double polylobe with fleurs at cusps; trefoil on breast, quatrefoils flanking neck / (lis) POSVI DЄVm : Λ DIVTOR Є · mЄVm/ CIVI TΛS (’eye’) LOn DOn, long cross pattée, with trefoil in each angle. Blunt & Whitton III(x)/(d); Stewartby p. 327, III; North 1532; SCBC 1974. Near EF, rich dark tone. ($1650) Ex Motcomb Collection. With a ticket in the hand of A.H. Baldwin (cf. Eaglen D01B-1).

437577. YORK (Restored). Edward IV. Second reign, 1471-1483. AV Angel (29mm, 5.13 g, 2h). Tower (London) mint; im: small annulet. Struck 1472-1473. º ЄDWΛRD’· DЄI GRΛ · RЄX · ΛnGL’· Z · FRΛnC’ (trefoil stops), Archangel Michael slaying dragon to lower right / PЄR C RVZЄ’· TVΛ’· SΛLVΛ nO’· XPЄ · RЄDЄ’ · TOR · (saltire stops), ship bearing shield and cross, with Є and rose flanking cross. Webb Ware dies 8/9; Blunt & Whitton type XIV; Schneider 455 (same obv. die); North 1626; SCBC 2091. Good VF. Struck on a broad flan. ($5250) Ex St. James 14 (30 September 2010), lot 11.

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