1/13 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1841
Minted by Royal Mint, London
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
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
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.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
17.343 g (Weight)
Pridmore 3 KM#3
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1960. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations Part 1, European Territories.
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.