Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Half sovereign of Edward VI

Date:
1549–50
Culture:
British
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ada Peluso, and Romano I. Peluso, in memory of Ignazio Peluso, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.212.1
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: .SCVTVM FIDEI PROTEGET .EVM
[ sale 161, Spink, London , lot 47; sold to Peluso ] ; Romano I. Peluso , New York (until 2003; to MMA)
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