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Henry VI (As King of France 1422-1453)
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RF13 - French Royal Coinage, Henry VI (As King of France 1422-1453), Grand Blanc aux Écus, 3.15g., 29mm, Paris mint, m.m. crown, FRANCORVM ET ANGLIE REX around inner circle with shields of France and England within, HĒRICVS above, rev., SIT NOMEN DNI BENEDICTV around inner circle with a Latin cross, lis and leopard within, above HĒRICVS, stops joined, (S.8166; Elias 279a), almost extremely fine, toned, a very nice example. $395

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SF15 - French Royal Coinage, Henry V (as King of France 1415-1422), Contemporary forgery of a Billon Niquet, 1.49g., 23mm, Rouen mint, Leopard crowned passant left, fleur-de-lis above, rev., cross pattée with h at center, (WF.372 1/a; E.260a; P d’A 3172 var; Dup.441 var; cf S.8162), rare, very fine for issue. $275

Ex Steve Ford Collection.

WF372 (E.260a) is now considered to be a contemporary forgery imitating the Henry V Niquet of Rouen - WF373 (E260).  See Withers & Ford page 162 and J. P. Garnier ‘Niquets d’ Henri V: fausses varietes, mais vrai faux d’epoque’ BSFN Feb 1993 pp 490-2.  All known specimens are from a single pair of dies!!!

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SF22 - French Royal Coinage, Henry VI (As King of France 1422-1453), Billon Denier tournois, First issue, 0.87g., 20mm, Rouen mint, Lis and lion passant, rev., cross (WF.435 1/a; E.314; P d’A 3223; Dup.449; S.8172), very fine. $275

Ex Steve Ford Collection.

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TP25 - Anglo-Gallic, French Royal Coinage, Henry VI (As King of France 1422-1453), Grand Blanc aux Écus, 3.00g., 28mm, Rouen mint, m.m. leopard,  FRANCORVM ET ANGLIE REX around inner circle with shields of France and England within, HĒRICVS above, rev., SIT NOMEN DNI BENEDICTV around inner circle with a Latin cross, lis and leopard within, above HĒRICVS, (Elias 287), good very fine, toned. $495