Charles I Coin Silver Penny 1625 BI-130
Our Charles I Coin is a replica Tower Silver Penny from 1625 - 1642 *** Made from sterling silver. Each of our replica historic coins will satisfy the needs of living history groups and coin collectors. These coins are semi-replica hammered coins that really do look and feel authentic. Weights, alloys, and fineness are kept close to the originals making these replica medieval coins the best on the market. Original coins are carefully analyzed to determine engraving techniques used to recreate the dies in fine detail. To assure that these coins are not mistaken as the real thing, the legend is slightly altered to distinguish these coins for what they are. Additionally, an example of each replica coin is held by Museums for reference. Obverse - Portrait of King Charles with the inscription CAROLUS D G M B F ET H REX. Reverse - Has an oval shield, with 4 quarters bearing a lion, harp, fleur-de-lys and leopards. The original inscription would have been CHRISTO AUSPICE REGNO.