Item Lot Number: 39

Scotland, James VI Silver Half Merk 1577, second silver coinage (1572-80), obv. IACOBVS 6 DEI GRATIA REX SCOTORVM, crowned royal shield dividing '6' & '8' ('six shillings & eight pence'), rev. SALVVM FAC POPVLVM TVVM DNE 1557 around ornate cross with thistles & crowns in alternate angles; full, round flan, good edge & surfaces & full, clear legends, GFine to AVF

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £180