This is a Tudor silver shilling (12 pence) of Queen Elizabeth , minted in London between 1560 - 1561 AD. ELIZABETH : D : G : ANG : FR : ET : HI : REGINA. Elizabeth, by the Grace of God, Queen of England, France and Ireland. I have made God my helper.Square topped shield quartered by long cross fourchee dividing legend, mintmark'Martlet' above. This is a nice example, full weight and has a good clear portrait. It has suffered from a knock but is intact and grades VF/F- in my opinion. Formerly in a private collection, West Sussex.
This coin is unconditionally guaranteed be an original and. To date from the period described.
A certificate of authenticity will be supplied on request. The item "16th century AD England Queen Elizabeth I Tudor Silver Shilling 1560 1561 AD" is in sale since Wednesday, February 10, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Medieval\European". The seller is "wear-the-past" and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.