S.2643, Crown -
James I (1603-1625), First coinage, Crown, mm. thistle, 29.81g/12h (FRC dies I/II [not in Sale]; N 2070; S 2643). The combination of dies very rare. Images courtesy of DNW.
Ex Michael Gietzelt. Provenance: J. Gibbs Collection; J.G. Murdoch Collection, Part I, Sotheby Auction, 31 March-4 April 1903, lot 742; R.C. Lockett Collection, Part II, Glendining Auction, 11-17 October 1956, lot 2132; Lord Rodney Smith Collection; ‘Welsh Marches” Collection, DNW Auction 154, 3 December 2018, lot 277.