Large copper 1/6 ore of Carl XI (1660-1694), dated 1667, Avesta mint, Kingdom of Sweden (KM 254)

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Three crowns under "C", R-S in fields, date below (1667) / Coat of arms of the Vasas under crown, 1/6 / ÖR in fields (for the denomination), S-M below. 26mm, 7.12 grams. Avesta mint. KM #254.

Rare in such high quality.

These coins were crudely minted with a rolling press, resulting in crude coins which are usually struck off-center. They were made of lower quality silver, with the surface enriched in silver to improve its' appearance. Scarce this nice and with a visible date.