Silver coin; Denomination: Crown
Royal Mint, London
King George IV (1820-1830
Laureate head of the King facing left; below in small letters the artist's initials, B.P. (Benedetto Pistrucci); around, GEORGIUS IIII D:G: BRITANNIAR: REX F:D:
St. George, wearing a helmet and cape and holding a sword, on horseback attacking to right, below the front of the horse a fallen dragon; in small letters at right side of exergue line the artist's initials, B.P. (Benedetto Pistrucci); in exergue, 1821.
In raised letters, DECUS ET TUTAMEN. ANNO REGNI SECUNDO.
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Robert (Bob) Edwards, 1989
Type of item
38 mm (Outside Diameter), 26.893 g (Weight)
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3805 Pages