Esp. CIIII - the fake is a kindness.
Supposedly the portrait on the real coin was so accurate and unflattering that the king had the engraver killed. Probably just a fancy story, but with that nose how could you not want to take revenge...
45 year / Life ANA
member (joined 12/1/1973)
Life member: Numismatics International, CONECA
Member: TNA, FtWCC, NETCC
Owned by four cats and a wife of 35 years (joined 1983)