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1557 NGC XF 45 Scotland Queen Mary Scots Plack 4 Pence Coin POP 1/2 (24061301C)

Regular price $1,695.00

  • Extremely Fine Scotland billon silver plack or 4 pence coin.
  • Equivalent to 1/3 English penny coin.
  • Struck for Queen Mary at Edinburgh.
  • S-5437, well centered with full readable legends.
  • Certified by NGC to XF 45, Population Census: This coin, only 2 higher (AU55, AU58).
  • Conditionally rare!
  • Dark toned with some underlying luster, very nice in hand.
  • Obverse: Crowned arms of Mary as Queen of Scots. 'M' to the left and 'R' to the right,  R, .MARIA · DEI · G · SCOTOR · REGINA · 1557 (Mary, by the grace of God, Queen of Scots)
  • Reverse: Ornate cross with a cross in the center, crowns in the quarters of the ornate cross. SERVIO · ET · VSV · TEROR · 1557 (I serve and am worn by use).