Silver coin; Denomination: Sixpence
Royal Mint, London
King George IV (1820-1830), 2nd. Issue
Laureate head of the King facing left; below, the artist's initials, B.P. (Benedetto Pistrucci); around, GEORGIUS IIII D: G: BRITANNIAR: REX F: D:
Within the Garter with motto, HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE, a crowned square shield bearing the royal arms; around below, ANNO 1824
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
19 mm (Outside Diameter), 2.69 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., Spink 3814 Pages