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Coin type: Shilling Three Shields
Description

Composition: 0.925 silver (0.1682 oz ASW).

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofShilling Sub-types
Face value1 (x Shilling)
Years produced1893 - 1901 CurrentNo (demonetised 1990)
Material0.925 Silver DesignerEdward Paynter
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)23.5000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)5.6552
Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen Victoria facing left wearing veil over back of crown, ribbon and star of the Garter, pearl necklet with pendant and pearl earring; around, VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·; in field below bust the artist's initials, T.B. (for Thomas Brock).

Obverse inscription

VICTORIA DEI GRATIA BRITT: REGINA F: D:

Reverse

Partly within the Garter, three shields with arms of England, Ireland and Scotland below a crown; motto HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE partly obscured by shields; a rose, thistle and shamrock between shields; crossed scepters behind shields; around, 'ONE SHILLING 1893'; the date divided by the base of the Garter.

Reverse inscription

ONE SHILLING [year]

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Shilling Three Shields: Photos

Proof Coin - Shilling, Queen Victoria, Great Britain, 1893
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Common reverse (1893 - 1901).
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Proof Coin - Shilling, Queen Victoria, Great Britain, 1893
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1893 - 1901).
source
List of 9 coins of type: Shilling Three Shields from United Kingdom
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Shilling 1893 7,039,074 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1894 5,953,152 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1895 8,880,651 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1896 9,264,551 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1897 6,270,364 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1898 9,768,703 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1899 10,965,382 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1900 10,937,590 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·
Shilling 1901 3,426,294 Queen Victoria Portrait by Sir Thomas Brock (Veiled head) VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·