Half-angel of the first coinage of Henry VII by Unknown Artist

First issue of Henry VII's reign.

Details

Medium:
Metal
Art Fund grant:
£32 ( Total: £32)
Acquired in:
1913
Vendor:
Per BM

Obverse: St Michael transfixing the dragon. Reverse: a ship bearing the arms of England surmounted by a cross and the legend 'O crux ave sjus unica'.

Provenance

Collection of: F.A Walters

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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