1/12 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1909
Minted by Royal Mint, London.
Crowned and draped bust of the King facing right; around, EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR; the artist's initials, DES, below bust
Plain Heater-shaped shield charged with three lions, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another) dividing the date 1909; around, STATES OF JERSEY ONE TWELFTH OF A SHILLING
The obverse legend is in English
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 11 Jan 1978
Type of item
31 mm (Outside Diameter), 9.43 g (Weight)
Pridmore 16 KM#10
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1965. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies., 43 - 59 Pages
[Book] Remick, Jerome. 1971. British Commonwealth Coins., 424 - 428 Pages
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.