Silver coin; Denomination: Crown
Royal Mint, London
George V (1911-1936)

A crown is a 5 shilling coin. This crown was not intended for circulation. It was produced to sell to people looking for Christmas presents. 15,030 pieces were struck.

Obverse Description

Bare head of the King facing left; below on neck truncation in small letters, B.M. (Bertram MacKennal); around, GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX

Reverse Description

At centre within a circle made of roses and thistles joined by pairs of smaller shamrocks, a crown; above divided by the cross on top of the crown, 1927; around above, FID. DEF. IND. IMP.; around below divided by a rose, CROWN

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