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Coin - 4 Doubles, Guernsey, Channel Islands, 1889 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 12727

4 Doubles, Issued by Guernsey, 1889 H
Minted by The Mint, Birmingham, England
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 26 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 4.62 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain - Guernsey
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Pre-decimal
DateEra: 1889 AD
Denomination: 4 Doubles
Obverse Description: States of Guernsey shield of arms, 3 lions; around below, GUERNESEY
Reverse Description: Legend in three lines, 4 DOUBLES 1889; mint mark, H, below date
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: States of Guernsey, Guernsey, Channel Islands, 1889
Mint: Heaton and Son, 1889
References: KM#5
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006

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