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Rose Type 2 Irregular

On these pieces the obverse legend starts at 10.00 o?clock so that CAR or CARO is between the sceptre heads. Privy mark ? none. There are two versions, the first reading CAR/. The second type (CARO/) reads BR instead of BRIT., and HIBER on the reverse. The obverse crown of this latter coin is of type 2 style, but the sceptre handles extend into the legend like type 3.

Illustrated E.158/P.303. 1636. (VR) gvf (flan chip)