crown of the rose

Definition of crown of the rose

: an English gold coin first struck by Henry VIII in 1526

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History and Etymology for crown of the rose

crown entry 1 (coin); from the rose on its face

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“Crown of the rose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crown%20of%20the%20rose. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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