Silver coin; Denomination: Shilling
Royal Mint, London
Queen Victoria (1837-1901)
A shilling is a 12 pence coin
Head of the Queen facing left, ribbon in hair (worn); around, VICTORIA DEI GRATIA BRITANNIAR: REG: F:D:; on the neck truncation in relief the artist's initials W.W. (William Wyon)
Within an open wreath of laurel and oak leaves below a crown, ONE / SHILLING; below, 1838
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
24 mm (Outside Diameter), 5.374 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 3902 Pages