S.2566, 4th Issue, Threepence. -
Elizabeth I (1558-1603), Fourth issue, Threepence, 1573, mm. acorn, bust 4D, stop after ADIVTOREM, 1.64g/4h (DIG 1i/B, rev. die not listed; BCW AC-1; N 1998; S 2566). From the North Yorks. Moors Collection of Marvin Lessen, provenance: DNW Auction 85, 17 March 2010, lot 389 (part); bt A. Worby September 2011. Images courtesy of DNW.
The recent publication by David Greenhalgh of newly-noted dies for the 1574 acorn-marked threepence (BNS Blog, November 2019) demonstrates that there are still discoveries to be made in this area of numismatics.