S.1715, Noble. -
Henry IV (1399-1413), light coinage, 1412-13, Noble, 7.03g, m.m. cross pattée, king, crowned, standing facing in ship holding sword and shield, slipped trefoil on side of ship, rev. floriate cross arms extending from central panel containing letter h with pellet to left, crowned leopards in angles, trefoil in first quarter (Schneider 209- same obv. dies; N.1355; S.1715), very rare. Provenance: Duprée, collection acquired by Spink, 1989 R.C. Lockett, Glendining, 17 October 1961, lot 4288 B. Roth, Sotheby, 19 July 1917, lot 192 Found at Shoreham, Sussex, 6 July 1901. Images and selected text reproduced by kind permission of Spink and Son Ltd, London, auction 12009, lot # 842.