Ireland (1540) groat S-6474
This specimen was lot 24119 in Stack's Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2018), where it sold for $384. The catalog description noted, "IRELAND. Groat, ND (1540). Henry VIII (1509-47). PCGS EF-40 Secure Holder. First Harp issue. Full legends on both sides. Toned. From the Brighton Collection." A groat was fourpence.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: S-6474.
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