Obverse:||King Henry VII on high-backed very ornamental throne with greyhound & dragon on side pillars.|
Legend: HENRICUS DEI GRATIA REX ANGLIE ET FRANCIE DNS IBAR
(Henry by the grace of God King of England and France Lord of Ireland).
Reverse:||Shield on Tudor rose.|
Legend: IHESUS AUTEM TRANSIENS PER MEDIUM ILLORUM IBAT
(But Jesus passing through their midst went His way).
|Weight:||15.55 grams (240 grains).|
|Composition:||23¾ Carat Fine - 99% Gold, 1% Copper.|
|Mintmarks:||Dragon at top on obverse and reverse.|
1489 Type III ENGLISH SOVEREIGN
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