Dec 9, 2009
Dec 9, 2009

Half Sovereign: Edward VI (obverse); Crowned Royal Arms

Half Sovereign: Edward VI (obverse); Crowned Royal Arms


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Diameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Weight: 5.386

The Norweb Collection 1969.176


Did you know?

Edward VI was crowned king of England in 1547 was he was nine years old.


This Half Sovereign was struck at the Tower mint. Here the king is shown crowned, unlike a similar example also in the collection, 1969.175.

See also
MED - Numismatics
Medieval Art
Type of artwork: 
Credit line: 
The Norweb Collection

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