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IRELAND - Richard III (1483-1485)

The Jasper Burns Collection of Irish Edward IV  and Richard III Pennies
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JB1714 - Ireland, Richard III (1483-1485), Penny, 0.42g., 14mm, 'Cross and Pellets' Coinage, Dublin mint, crowned facing bust of Richard, with annulets either side of the neck above the shoulders,  rev., long cross with a trefoil of pellets in each angle and a quatrefoil in the centre, (S.6410; JBurns Du-17R (type 17)),  two small striking cracks but of solid fabric, somewhat short of flan as is the norm for this exceptionally rare issue, fine, extremely rare. $995

Twelve specimens known to Burns.

 
Irish Hammered Pennies of Edward IV and Richard III
by Jasper Burns, 4th Edition