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Obverse of 1547 - 1551 Edward VI Half Sovereign
Obverse of 1547 - 1551 Edward VI Half Sovereign

Reverse of 1547 - 1551 Edward VI Half Sovereign
1547 - 1551 Edward VI Half Sovereign
During the first four years of his reign coinage struck bore the name and portrait of Henry VII, the exception to this was the half sovereign. The half sovereign bears the name of Henry VIII but the youthful portrait of Edward VI.

The youthful portrait of Edward VI with sceptre sat on the throne.

Crowned shield supported by ithyphallic lion and dragon standing on scrollwork.

Specifications (Approx)
Half Sovereign30mm5.83 grams0.916 (22ct Crown Gold)5.34 grams

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DateGradeStockPrice £Price $
1547-1551Fine Sold £1095$1,550

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