1887 Shilling VF
Jubilee Coinage 1887-93.
One Shilling 1887.
Obverse: Queen's bust to the left wearing a small crown and veil.
Engraver: Joseph Edgar Boehm, his initial's are on the truncation J.E.B.
Legend: VICTORIA DEI GRATIA BRITT: REGINA F: D: (Victoria by the Grace of God Queen of the Britains Defender of the Faith.)
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain.
Engraver: Leonard Charles Wyon.
Legend: HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE, (Shame on he who thinks evil of it.)
Mintage: 4,034,000, this figure includes the 1887 Young head issue KM#734.
Catalogue: Spink# 3926, KM# 761.
Silver, 0.925, 0.1682 oz, ASW, 23.6mm, 1.7mm thick, edge reeded.