The original Act of Parliament
COMMONWEALTH of ENGLAND coins to Britain
The original Act of Parliament introducing Commonwealth of England coins to Britain - published and printed in July 1649.
Printed by Edward Husband, London - printer to the Parliament of England, 1649
Good condition for age - some time toning and slight stains to the paper - the paper is slightly browner than the photos suggest - left edge is slightly frayed in places, but intact.
EXTREMELY RARE - this is the only copy we have ever seen for sale
CW2 COMMONWEALTH of ENGLAND - CROMWELL
Silver SIXPENCE - 1658 - mm. anchor
obv. .COMMONWEALTH . OF . ENGLAND. - anchor.
rev. .GOD . WITH . VS . 1658 - V1 above 2 shields
Spink 3220 [£1750 in VF]; ESC R3
some slight weak striking in centre
a good example for this issue
VF £1875 sold