Anne silver Proof Post-Union Sixpence 1707 E, Edinburgh Mint
Struck on a broad 22.5mm flan
Obverse - E below draped bust left, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, ANNA.DEI. GRATIA.
Reverse - inverted die axis, Post-Union crowned cruciform shields, seven strings to Irish harp, garter star at centre, J type 1 in date either side of top crown, Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, MAG. BRI. FR. ET. HIB. REG:, edge plain
A superb piece with broad flan and all border teeth apparent, good extremely fine and still the only example the cataloguer is aware of in private hands
The Latin legends translate as "Anne by the grace of God" on obverse, and on the reverse "Queen of Great Britain, France and Ireland."
|Alloy||.925 Sterling Silver|
|Obverse Designer||John Croker|
|Pure Metal Type||Silver|