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Testoon of Henry VIII (third coinage)

Date:
1509–47
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/8 in. (29 mm)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ignazio Peluso, Ada Peluso and Romano I. Peluso, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.160.6
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: hENRIC' x VIII' x DI' x GRA x AGL' x FRA' x Z' x hIB'

Reverse: POSUI DEUM ADIUTO EBIUM? MEUM? ; (on field, to left and right of Tudor rose, each letter crowned) h R
[ A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd , London; sold to Peluso ] ; Assunta Sommella Peluso ; Ada Peluso ; and Romano I. Peluso , New York (until 2007; to MMA)
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