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Offline jardineiro

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Please help identify
« on: August 02, 2017, 01:25:24 PM »
Please help identify
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Re: Please help identify
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2017, 02:34:58 PM »
The devices (lion and castle) remind me of Maravedis "pirate" cobs.

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Re: Please help identify
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2017, 02:59:20 PM »
I think it is a 'blanca', probably of Henry 4th (1454-1474), the S mark suggesting Seville mint.

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Re: Please help identify
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2017, 03:17:00 PM »
Spain, Castilia and Leon, Enrique IV. "el Impotente" (1454-1474 AD.), Sevilla mint, 1471-1474 AD.,
Dinero or Blanca del Rombo (ca. 18-19 mm / ca. 1 g),
Obv.: + ЄnRICVS DЄI GRACIA , a castle in a rhombus, mint mark "S" beneath - alrededor de un rombo que contiene un castillo, la ceca "S" bajo el castillo.
Rev.: + XPS VInCIT XPS ... , crowned lion rampant left within rhombus - alrededor de un rombo que contiene un león rampante coronado.

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