Ireland. 1 Crown 1690 (Gun Money)

Description
Ireland. 1 Crown 1690 (Gun Money)
Ungraded

This gun money crown is a medal struck using metals from captured enemy weapons and from other metals available at the time; it depicts James II King of England, Ireland and Scotland, and is dated 1690.
Diameter: approx. 3.2 cm
A small damage (approx. 4 mm, see last photo) does not spoil the equestrian figure.
Otherwise in good condition for an item that is 330 years old.
Please look at the images for an accurate impression.

Lot details
Country/province
Ireland
Denomination
1 Crown
Year/Period and Variation
1690 (Gun Money)
Condition
Ungraded
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