S.2922, Half-Pound -
Charles I (1625-1649), Shrewsbury mint, 1642, mm. two pellets on obv., none on rev., King on horseback left, plume behind, ground line below, rev. Declaration in two lines, three Shrewsbury plumes and mark of value above, date below, 60.18g/1h (Morr. D-2; SCBI Brooker 802, same dies; N 2366; S 2922). Typical flan flaw below horseman. Ex Dr John Hulett. Provenance: H.W. Morrieson Collection, Sotheby Auction, 20-4 November 1933, lot 416; bt S. Mitchell June 1999. Images courtesy of DNW.