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Coin - Sixpence, Queen Anne, England, Great Britain, 1711 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 680

Summary:
Silver coin; Denomination: sixpence
Royal Mint, London
Queen Anne (1702-1714)

The legend reads as a single title from obverse to reverse and translates "Anne by the Grace of God Queen of Great Britain, France and Ireland"
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.879 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: England
DateEra: 1711 AD
Denomination: Sixpence
Obverse Description: Bust of Anne left; around, ANNA DEI GRATIA
Reverse Description: Crowned shields - with arms of England and Scotland impaled at top and bottom, Ireland and France at left and right, forming a cross shape with the badge of the Star of the Garter at the centre; around, MAG BRI FR ET HIB REG 1711, the date being divided by a crown.
Edge Description: Diagonal milling ///
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Queen Anne, England, Great Britain, 1711
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, Spink 3619 Pages

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