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1690 NGC AU 50 James II Ireland Shilling March Gun Money Rebellion Coin (19102503C)

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  • Almost Uncirculated James II Ireland Gun Money large shilling coin dated March 1690 issued during his rebellion after the "Glorious Revolution" of William and Mary.
  • "Gun Money" was an emergency coinage made from cannon, church bells, etc used for payment of the rebellion military.
  • Obverse: laureate head of James facing left.
  • Reverse: Crown with crossed scepters and date 1690 XII (mark of value = 12 pence) above and Mar: below.
  • Certified by NGC to AU 50, S-6581P.