Edward III (1327 – 1377 AD) Treaty Period Quarter Noble. 1.94g. (N. 1243, S. 1510). REF: J31PE5.
Obverse: Shield within tressure surrounded by pellet circle and legend: +EDWARD: DEI: GRA: REX: ANGL. Reverse: Floriate cross centre, leopards in angles, all within tressure, surrounded by pellet circle and legend: +EXALTABITUR: IN: GLORIA. Currule type Xs, see Peter Woodhead, ‘The Herbert Schneider Collection. English Gold Coins, Volume One, 1257-1603’, no. 84.
Pleasing, a little striking weakness on both sides. Very fine.
Stewart Lyon collection, Spink, 26th June 2008, lot 579.