Henry III - S.6235 Ricard - 1d Double Triangle
Henry III, 1216 – 1273. Dublin mint coinage issued between Autumn 1251 and Jan 1254.
S.6235; DF 53. 1.466 g., 18 mm. Crowned head facing in double triangle, hENRI/CVSR/EXIII, rev. Voided cross w/3 pellets in each angle and central pellet on cross, RIC/ARD/OND/INE about. Sharp portrait and bold legends. RICARD and DAVI appear on the coins. Richard Bonaventure and David of Enfield worked in London and are believed to have sent their dies to Dublin for these coins.
Exceptional Good Very Fine, w all legends and devices well struck. Old toning and good surfaces and centering. $950.
ex Elsen, Brussels 1983, List 48b, No. 88; ex Kunker DeWit Sale 3 Mar 2008 L.3318 w envelope