Ducal place struck under Philip II for the county of Hainaut, 1584.
Rare coin, especially in this condition.
Obv: Crowned bust Philip II with the text PHS around it. D:G HISP Z REX. CO. HAN. (in full: PHILIPPUS DEI GRATIA HISPANIARUM Z REX COMES HANNONIA = Philips, by the grace of God king of Spain and Count of Hainaut).
Below the bust the year (84) split by a castle (mint mark Hainaut).
Rv: Crowned coat of arms of Austria Burgundy, with the text DOMINVS around it. MIHI. ADIVTOR (= The Lord is my helper).
Rare coin in almost very fine condition (see photos).
Please view the photos to form your own impression, any quality descriptions are indications by the seller.
- Spanish Netherlands, Hainaut - Mons
- Philips II
- Hertogelijke Oord
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