Silver coin; Denomination: Shilling
Royal Mint, London
King George IV (1820-1830), 3rd Issue
The shilling is a 12 pence coin.
Bare head of the King facing left; around above, GEORGIUS IV DEI GRATIA; below, 1827
At centre, the Royal crest, a lion standing on the crown; around, BRITANNIARUM REX FIDEI DEFENSOR; below, a rose, thistle and shamrock united.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
23 mm (Outside Diameter), 5.445 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 3812 Pages