Silver coin; Denomination: Shilling
Royal Mint, London
William III (1694-1702); First Bust
A shilling is a 12 pence coin
Laureate bust of the King facing right; around, GVLIELMVS III DEI GRA
Crowned shields of England, Scotland, France and Ireland forming a cross shape around the arms of Nassau at the centre; around, MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX ET 1696, the date being divided by the crown over the shield of England.
Diagonal milling ///
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
27 mm (Outside Diameter), 5.881 g (Weight)
[Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
[Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Seaby 3497 Pages