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Coin - 1/12 Shilling, Jersey, Channel Islands, 1935 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 28323

1/12 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1935
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1994
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 31 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 9.42 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931), Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, The Royal Mint, George Kruger Gray, Designer, Painter & Medallist (1880-1943), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain - Jersey
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1935 AD
Denomination: 1/12 Shilling
Obverse Description: Crowned and draped bust of the King facing left, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, and the Badge of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT: OMN: REX F.D. IND: IMP:; the artist's initials, BM, on the bust truncation
Reverse Description: Plain shield charged with three lions, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another) dividing the date 1935; around above, STATES OF JERSEY; around below, ONE TWELFTH OF A SHILLING
Edge Description: plain
Shape: round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Jersey, 1935

Donor: Sharple, 1994.
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1935
Artist: Sir Bertram Mackennal, Great Britain, 1911
Artist: George Gray - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1923
References: Pridmore 24
  1. [Book], Major Fred Pridmore, The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1965, 43 - 59 Pages
  2. [Book], Jerome Remick, British Commonwealth Coins, Regency Coin and Stamp Co. Ltd., Winnipeg, 1971, 424 - 428 Pages
  3. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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