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1690 PCGS XF Det James II Ireland 1/2 Crown May Gun Money Coin (20111902D)

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  • Extremely Fine James II Ireland Gun Money 1/2 crown coin dated May 1690 issued during his rebellion after the "Glorious Revolution" of William and Mary.
  • The "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 XXX (mark of value = 30 pence = 1/2 crown) above and May. below.
  • Certified by PCGS to XF Details (Exc. Corrosion), S-6580B.
  • PCGS Cert No: 40444039.
  • New PCGS holder with in-bedded chip for coin/holder verification (see shield icon on reverse side of holder).