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Detailed information about coin type: Halfcrown George III Small Head from United Kingdom:

Coin type: Halfcrown George III Small Head
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofHalfcrown Sub-types
Face value2 1/2 (x Shilling)
Years produced1817 - 1820 CurrentNo (demonetised 1970)
Material0.925 Silver Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)14.1380
Obverse

Laureate head of King George III (known as the "Small Head") facing right; around, GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA, below, the date.

Obverse inscription

GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA [year]

Reverse

Crowned shield bearing Royal arms within the Garter with motto, HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE; around, BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF:

Reverse inscription

BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF:

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Halfcrown George III Small Head: Photos

Great Britain 1819 1/2 crown
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Great Britain 1819 1/2 crown
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List of 4 coins of type: Halfcrown George III Small Head from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Halfcrown 1817 Small Head 8,092,656 King George III Small Head GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA [year]
Halfcrown 1818 2,905,056 King George III Small Head GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA [year]
Halfcrown 1819 4,790,016 King George III Small Head GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA [year]
Halfcrown 1820 George III 2,396,592 King George III Small Head GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA [year]