18 Pence, Issued by Jersey, 1813
Mint, Royal Mint, London
Heater-shaped shield charged with three leopards, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another); around above, STATES OF JERSEY; below, 1813
Within an oak wreath, EIGHTEEN / PENCE / TOKEN
These coins were struck by the authority of an order from the Committee of Council on Coins of Jersy dated 5 February 1813. The term 'token' on the reverse reflects the fact that the coins do not contain silver to the value of the stated denomination.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
27 mm (Outside Diameter), 6.222 g (Weight)
Pridmore 2 KM#Tn5
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1960. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations Part 1, European Territories.
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.