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Broad XX Shilling, Cromwell

1653


Mint: England

Accession Number

2004.1283

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

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Coins

Obv: 1653 · GOD · WITH · US · around a beaded circle enclosing two shields with · XX · above
Rev: THE COMMONWEALTH OF ENGLAND · * · around an open wreath containing a heraldic shield
Edge: plain

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse