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Coin - 8 Doubles, Guernsey, Channel Islands, 1889 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 12707

8 Doubles, Issued by, Guernsey, 1889 H
Minted by Heaton & Sons
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 31 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 9.84 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Heaton & Sons Mint, Birmingham, England, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain - Guernsey
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Pre-decimal
DateEra: 1889 AD
Denomination: 8 Doubles
Obverse Description: Shield of arms of Guernsey, three lions to left; around above, GUERNESEY; below, open laurel wreath
Reverse Description: Within open laurel wreath in three lines, 8 DOUBLES 1889; mint mark, H, below wreath bow
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: States of Guernsey, Guernsey, 1889
Mint: Heaton & Sons (Mint), Great Britain, 1889
References: KM#7
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006

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