Obverse: King standing facing, in ship holding an upright sword and quartered shield, a beaded circle surrounding, Latin legend with annulet before surrounding: oED WARDxx DEIxx GRAxxREXxx AnGLxx DnSxx hYB'xZx AQ T',
Reverse: E at centre of ornamental cross with lis terminals, and crowns over the lions in angles, all within a beaded and linear tressure, with fleurs in spandrels, with Latin legend surrounding: +Ih'Cxx AVTEmxx TRAnSIEnSxx PERxx mEDIVxx ILLORVmxx IBAT, with only the last A of legend barred
S.1503, Schneider 86-7, N.1232
7.7 grams, 34 mm in diameter.
Well struck, on a large problem free full round flan, with a pleasing light tone, a little weak on the left of hull and corresponding part of reverse as usual with this particular issue. With a pleasing face on the King, a good very fine.