S.3126. Brooker: n/a. -
Charles I (1625-1649), Salopia (Shrewsbury) mint, Halfcrown, mm. small lis on obv. only, tall horseman left, sword and crown breaking inner circle, nothing below, rev. crowned garnished oval shield, FLORENT CONCORDIA REGNA, 14.82g/11h (Bull 676/50; Allen J-50; SCBI Brooker –; N 2607; S 3126). Provenance: R. Marsham Collection, Sotheby Auction, 19-27 November 1888, lot 652; H. Montagu Collection, Part III, Sotheby Auction, 13-20 November 1896, lot 606; SNC July-August 1991 (4976); A. Morris Collection [from R.K. Richardson March 1999]. Images courtesy of DNW. Probably one of only five specimens outside of a museum.