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Coin - Halfcrown, George III, Great Britain, 1818 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 26038

Summary:
Silver coin; Denomination: Halfcrown
Royal Mint, London
King George III (1760-1820), 2nd Issue
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 14.054 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, McArthur Bequest, George McArthur, Collector & Baker (1842-1903), Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1818 AD
Denomination: Halfcrown
Obverse Description: Laureate head of the King facing left, around, GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA, below, 1818
Reverse Description: Crowned shield bearing Royal arms within the Garter with motto, HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE; around, BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF:
Edge Description: milled
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King George III, England, Great Britain, 1818
Mint: Royal Mint, London, London, England, Great Britain, 1818
Previous Collection: George McArthur
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, Spink 3789 Pages

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