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1680 Halfpenny of 17 Strings

Summary
ID Number: 5417
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: S.6574; KM.90.1
Grade: Good Fine or better
Weight: 7.07 g.
Date: 1680
Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler: Charles II 1645-1685
Price: $140.
Additional Details
Ireland under Charles II, 1645-1685.  Armstrong and Legge's Regal Coinage of 1680-1684.  A 1680 Halfpenny, S.6574, KM.90.1, 7.07g., medal orientation, edge a bit crudely grained.   Laureate and draped bust rt. of Charles II, large lettered legend around CAROLVS.II.  .DEI.GRATIA.  Rev. crowned harp of 17 strings divides date 16  80, large lettered legend around  MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB.REX, with pellets in legends at mid level. Good Fine or better with nice light brown surfaces.  $140.  
Photos
Obverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
Reverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
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