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1893 Crown LVI.Sold

$113

St. George slaying the dragon.

SKU: 12122 Category: Tag:

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Queen Victoria's Reign, 1837-1901.

Old head Coinage 1893-1901.

1893 Crown, first issue in this series, edge LVI.

Obverse: Old crowned and veiled bust of the Queen to the left.

Engraver: Thomas Brock.

Legend: VICTORIA . DEI. GRA . BRITT . REGINA . FID . DEF IND . IMP .

Reverse: St. George and the dragon with the date below.

Engraver: Benedetto Pistrucci.

Mintage: 498,000.

Regnal date on the edge: DECVS ET TVTAMEN ANNO REGNI LVI. (An ornament and a safeguard. 56th year of reign 1893.)

Catalogue: Spink# 3937, KM# 783.

Silver 0.925, 0.8409 oz. ASW, 28.28g, 38.61mm.

Grade: Obverse VF, some scratches and cleaned, reverse gVF.

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