Great Britain 1672 shilling KM-427.1
This specimen was lot 33015 in Heritage sale 3064 (Chicago, April 2018), where it sold for $420. The catalog description noted, "Charles II Shilling 1672 XF40 NGC. A pleasant issue made all the more alluring by sky-blue trimmed legends set amid fiery orange-toned fields on the reverse." Charles II shillings come without plume below the bust (KM 427.1) struck 1666-83 and with plume (KM 427.2) struck 1671-80. The "with plume" type is priced about double those without plumes.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM 427.1, S-3375.
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- Lobel, Richard, Mark Davidson, Allan Hailstone and Eleni Calligas, Coincraft's Standard Catalogue of English and UK Coins, 1066 to Date, London: Coincraft, 1995.
- Skingley, Philip, ed., Standard Catalogue of British Coins: Coins of England & the United Kingdom, 46th edition, London: Spink & Son, 2011.
- Cristiano Bierrenbach and Warren Tucker, Heritage World Coin Auction 3064, featuring the Doug Robins Collection of Canadian Tokens, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2018.