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1 edition of Silver crowns of Great Britain and Ireland. found in the catalog.

Silver crowns of Great Britain and Ireland.

Silver crowns of Great Britain and Ireland.

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Published by Wayte Raymond in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crown (Coin),
  • Silver coins,
  • Coins, British,
  • Coins, Irish

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    SeriesThe Coin collector series -- no. 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ2485 S5 1941
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19533889M

    The Royal Mint, during the reign of King George II, halted production of silver crowns to stop the melting of Britain’s small value tender – coins traders were desperate for. The Great Recoinage of lowered the silver content of many circulating British coins and improved the consistency of others, so that the coins as tokens were worth.   You have a Great Britain silver Crown (4 crowns = £1 (pound)). The coin has a total weight of grams or silver (sterling) and contains troy ounce of pure silver. The coin shows a laureate head of King George III facing right, the date, , is below.

    A typical set of antique British silver hallmarks showing (left to right); rd Mark, Mark, Letter, Mark and 's Mark This particular set of marks tells us that this item was made of Sterling, in the city of London, in the year , during the reign of King George III, and by the silversmith Thomas Wallis. Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India. On 24 May , Princess Alexandrina Victoria of Kent was born. She acceded to the throne on 20 June and ruled as Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of .

    A translation of the highly abbreviated Latin legend on the reverse is: King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, Duke of Brunswick and Lueneburg, Arch-Treasurer and Elector of the Holy Roman Empire. Provenance: From the Robert H. Gore, Jr. Numismatic Collection. Whitman's Great Britain Half Crowns Collection to date - Book (Set 1). A collection of British Half Crowns from to inclusive in presentation book. This is a full set of 29 coins with 3 coins being used for the obverse view.


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The Silver Crowns of Great Britain and Ireland [Wayte Raymond] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. HOW TO READ ENGLISH / BRITISH STERLING SILVER MARKS THE UK SYSTEM OF HALLMARKS From the end of the 12th century the craft of silversmith has been regulated in conformity with Royal Ordinances and Acts of the Parliament.

In England the craft was regulated by the Guild of Goldsmiths at London and in Ireland by the Guild of Dublin. Specifications ; Composition: Silver Fineness: Weight: g ASW: oz Melt Value: $ (5/26/) Diameter: mm Design; Obverse: Head left.

Wondering what an old coin from the United Kindom might be worth. Values, images, and specifications for coins from the UK, Great Britain, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, crown dependancies and British colonies from to The book opens when Ellen discovers a mysterious silver crown in her bedroom on her tenth birthday.

This initiates a series of events which at first seem unrelated. Later that morning, her house burns down while she is out at the park and she witnesses a : Robert C. O'Brien. The British crown, the successor to the English crown and the Scottish dollar, came into being with the Union of the kingdoms of England and Scotland in As with the English coin, its value was five shillings.

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They weighed approximately one ounce and had a standard of percent silver and percent copper, making them more durable than pure silver coins. When Scotland and England united init became known as the British.

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the Kingdom of Great Britain. In the Irish parliament was disolved, and the Kingdom of Ireland joined a union with.

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Specifications ; Composition: Silver Fineness: Weight: g ASW: oz Melt Value: $ (5/27/) Diameter: mm Design; Obverse: Mature draped bust left Obverse Legend: VICTORIA • DEI • GRA • BRITT • REGINA • FID • DEF • IND • IMP Reverse: St.

George slaying dragon right Edge Lettering: DECVS ET TVTAMEN ANNO REGNI Notes; Ruler: Victoria. Great Britain Coin Lot Penny Shilling 3 Pence Crown VF-UNC $ Great Britain Coin Lot Farthing 6 Pence VF-XF Condition UK.

Country: Great Britain Denomination: Crown Weight: g Mintage:Certification: NGC VF25 Km # Comments: Obverse features Queen Victoria (young head).

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