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Ref: 6046

Charles Louis of Bohemia, silver gaming counter by Simon de Passe, circa 1636

 

 

Obverse: Charles Louis standing right, CAROLVS LODOVICI PALATINVS RHEN around (Charles Louis Palatinate of the Rhine)

 

Reverse: his arms within motto of the Garter, VERBVM DOMINI MANET IN AETERNVM around (the Word of the Lord holds for ever)

 

 

Condition: about very fine; Diameter: 26mm

 

References: DW 380/282

 

Notes: Issued as part of a set of playing counters, most of the others featuring English sovereigns. Charles Louis was Elector Palatine and son of Charles I’s sister Elizabeth Stuart.

 

Price £75

Charles Louis of Bohemia, silver gaming counter by Simon de Passe
Charles Louis of Bohemia, silver gaming counter by Simon de Passe

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