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Detailed information about coin type: Crown (Gothic) from United Kingdom:

Coin type: Crown (Gothic)
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofCrown Sub-types
Face value5 (x Shilling)
Years produced1847 - 1853 CurrentNo (demonetised 1971)
Material0.925 Silver Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)39 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)28.2760
Obverse

Effigy of the ruling British monarch, legend.

Obverse inscription

Legend of the ruling British monarch

Reverse

Reverse inscription

EdgeMilled or Inscribed Edge inscription

Crown (Gothic): Photos

Coin - Crown (Gothic), Queen Victoria, Great Britain, 1847
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Coin - Crown (Gothic), Queen Victoria, Great Britain, 1847
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List of 2 coins of type: Crown (Gothic) from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Crown 1847 Gothic 8,000 Queen Victoria Portrait by William Wyon (Gothic) Victoria dei gratia britanniar. reg: f: d
Crown 1853 (Proof only) unknown Queen Victoria Portrait by William Wyon (Gothic) Victoria dei gratia britanniar. reg: f: d