King James I Silver Shilling

King James I Silver Shilling

Code: 11727

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This is a nice silver shilling of King James Ist, third coinage, Trefoil mm, struck at London in 1613. Sixth bust.

Obverse: IACOBVS·D·G·MA·BRI·FRA·ET·HIB·REX·,  ( "James by the Grace of God King of Great Britain, France and Ireland") Sixth crowned bust of King James I right, mintmark 'Trefoil'.

Reverse: QUAE·DEVS·CONIVNXIT·NEMO·SEPARET ("What God hath joined let no man put asunder") Quartered shield of arms within, legend around.

DENOMINATION: Shilling

CULTURE: Stuart England

MONARCH: King James Ist

DATE: 1603 - 1625 AD (this coin minted in 1613)

MATERIAL: Silver

SIZE: 32mm diameter

WEIGHT: 5.83 grams

ATTRIBUTION: Spink 2668

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.