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Henry VI, grand blanc

Circular coin, a grand blanc, of Henry VI, king of England and France (r. 1422-1461, 1470-1471). Obverse: Heraldic shield of France at proper right and heraldic shield of England at proper left; inscribed at edge in band "FRANCORVM [ET ANGLIE] REX" and above "hENRICVS". Reverse: A cross at...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge in band "FRANCORVM [ET ANGLIE] REX" and above "hENRICVS". Reverse: Inscribed at the edge in a band "SIT [NOMEN DNI BENEDICTVC]" and above "hENRICVS".

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

English, 1422–61

Mint

Nevers, France

Accession Number

13.922

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins