Jacobus III Rex Scotorum.
Engraving, 17th century watermark. 165 x 130mm (6½ x 5¼"). Trimmed within plate on three sides.
James Stewart (1451-1488), who became the third King James of Scots in 1460 after his father, James II, was killed when trying to fire a cannon. An unpopular monarch, he died at the Battle of Sauchieburn, fighting disaffected nobles.
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