S.2873, Shilling. -
Charles I (1625-1649), York mint, Shilling, Gp 2 [type 4], mm. lion, large bust of fine style, value flanked by lozenges, crowned oval garnished shield, 5.69g/12h (Besly 2Cc; SCBI Brooker 1094, same dies; N 2319; S 2873). From the North Yorkshire Moors Collection of Marvin Lessen, auctioned by DNW in 3 lots, 2018-20. Provenance: E. Burstal Collection, Glendining Auction, 15-16 May 1968, lot 482 (part); SNC September 1969 (6398); bt Spink November 1970. Images courtesy of DNW.