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978919. TUDOR. Elizabeth I. 1558-1603. AR Groat (22mm, 2.00 g, 11h). Second issue. Tower (London) mint; im: cross crosslet. Struck 1560-1561. (cross crosslet) ELIZABETH’· D’· G’· AN’· FR’· ET HI’· REGINA, crowned bust left / (cross crosslet) POSVI DE’· AD IVTORE M · MEV’·, coat-of-arms over long cross fourchée. BCW CC-1H/LS-c1; North 1986; SCBC 2556. Good VF, toned. Attractive portrait. ($595)

980527. TUDOR. Elizabeth I. 1558-1603. AV Pound (37mm, 11.37 g, 7h). Third issue. Tower (London) mint; im: key over woolpack. Struck 1595-1598. ELIZABETH : D’· G’· ANG’· FRA’· ET : HIBER’· REGINA (key), crowned bust left / (key) SCVTVM · FIDEI · PROTEGET · EAM ·, crowned coat-of-arms left; E R flanking. Brown & Comber F14; Schneider 801; North 2008; SCBC 2534. Near EF, weakly struck at center, light orange toning. ($13,500) From the D.F. Alder Collection. Ex Spink Numismatic Circular LXVIII/5 (May 1960), no. 5241.

981410. TUDOR. Elizabeth I. 1558-1603. AR Halfcrown (34mm, 15.06 g, 5h). Seventh issue. Tower (London) mint; im: 1. Struck 1601-1602. 1 : ELIZABETH : D’· G’· ANG’· FRA’· ET : HIBER’· REGINA :, crowned bust left, holding scepter / : 1 : POSVI : DEVM : AD IVTORE M : MEVM :, coat-of-arms over long cross fourchée. BCW 1-1/1-a1; North 2013; SCBC 2583. Good VF, toned. Evenly struck on a broad flan. ($7950) 36

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