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Numismatics
Ruler: Charles I, King of England, British, 1600–1649, ruled 1625–49
Mint: Shrewsbury
Artist: Unknown

Halfpound of Charles I, King of England from Shrewsbury

1642

Silver

60.56 g, 1:00, 47.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.21731
Geography: 
Made in Shrewsbury, England
Culture: 
British
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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