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King George IV, 1821 Shilling, First type with garnished shield.


Laureate bust to the left.


King George IV Reign 1820-1830.

1821 Shilling, first portrait and reverse.

Obverse: Laureate portrait of King George IV left, legend around.

Engraver: Benedetto Pistrucci.

Legend: GEORGIUS D: G: BRITANNIAR: REX F : D : (George by the Grace of God King of the Britains Defender of the Faith).

Reverse: Crowned and garnished shield of arms with natioal flower emblems around, date below.

Engraver: Jean Baptiste Merlen.

Legend: ANNO 1821

Catalogue: Spink# 3810, KM# 679.

Mintage: 2,463,00.

Silver, 0.925, 5.66g, 24mm.

Grade: gEF-aUNC, good luster, but unfortunateky cleaned, mainly on the obverse.

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