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France. Henri II (1547-1559). 1/2 Teston 1559

France. Henri II (1547-1559). 1/2 Teston 1559

HENRI II Teston with bare head, 3rd type 1559


Obverse: Bust of Henry II right with damascened breastplate; below nave reclining on a crescent and (Mm)

Reverse: Crowned shield of France accosted by two crowned Hs; workshop letter at the point of the shield.

Type: Bareheaded Teston, 3rd type
Date: 1559
Name of mint/city: Bordeaux
Metal: silver.
Diameter: 29.5 mm.
Weight : 9,56 g

Country/province France
Ruler Henri II (1547-1559)
Denomination 1/2 Teston
Year/Period and Variation 1559
Precious metal Silver
Condition Ungraded
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