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1554 NGC XF Mary Philip Groat 4 Pence Britain Tudor England Coin (23011001C)

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  • Extremely Fine England (Great Britain) hammered silver groat or 4 pence coin from the dual reign of Tudor Queen Mary I and King Philip of Spain.
  • Certified by NGC to XF Details Rev Scratched (well blended and not distracting).
  • Population Census: 5 coins in XF with none higher (3 details and 2 graded).
  • Conditionally RARE!
  • Spink-2508, approx 23mm, mint mark Lis (1230 obverse and reverse).
  • Pedigree: Ex. Historical Scholar Collection.
  • Attractive portrait style with clear depiction of her bodice, crown and necklace with jeweled pendant.
  • Well centered with clear legends.
  • Mary was the only surviving child of Henry VIII and Queen Catherine (of Aragon, Spain). 
  • Mary reigned alone from 1553 to 1554 and had a dual reign with Philip of Spain from 1554 to 1558.
  • This coin was issued between 1554 & 1558.
  • Obverse: Queen wearing crown and necklace with jewel and pearls on bodice, PHILIP ET MARIA DG REX ET REGINA ANG FRA Z HIB REGI (Philip and Maria by the Grace of God King and Queen). 
  • Reverse: Arms of England and France, POSVIMVS DEVM ADIVTO NOS (We have God Helping Us).
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