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Coin - 1/13 Shilling, Jersey, Channel Islands, 1841 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 13730

Summary:
1/13 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1841
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Statement Of Significance:
This issue was authorised by an Order in Council dated 11 September 1840 with the reverse based on a design supplied to the Royal Mint by the Government of Jersey.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 34 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 17.343 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, William Wyon, Medallist & Engraver (1795-1851), Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, William Wyon, Medallist (1795-1851), The Royal Mint, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain - Jersey
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1841 AD
Denomination: 1/13 Shilling
Obverse Description: Head of the Queen wearing ornamented fillet in hair facing left; around, VICTORIA D:G: BRITANNIAR: REGINA F:D:; below, 1841; the artist's initials, WW, incuse on neck truncation
Reverse Description: Square ornamented shield charged with three leopards, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another); around, STATES OF JERSEY 1/13 OF A SHILLING
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Jersey, 1841
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1841
Artist: William Wyon - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1841
References: Pridmore 3
KM#3
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Major Fred Pridmore, The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations Part 1, European Territories, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1960
  2. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006

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Mr Dejan Zivanovic Posted on 16 Nov 2013 12:00 PM
I have a medal or token i dont know (BHM # 2216 Bronze Rarity "RR" VERY RARE, 23.4 mm, 4.8gms by T. Holiday? issued by J.Hicks.

Opened 30th Oct 1845 Foundation Stone Laid April 20 1843
The buildings were designed byPhilip Hardwick and completed with the aid of his son, PC Hardwick. Built by Messrs. Baker and Son....can I get more information about this wonderful coin or medal...Tnx Mr Dejan Zivanovic

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