Detailed information about Coin: Two Pounds 1824 (Proof only) from United Kingdom
Proof FDC only minted this year, not for general circulation.
|Country||United Kingdom||Currency||Pound Sterling (pre-decimal)|
|Face value||2 (x Pound)||Type||Two Pounds (Pre-decimal)|
|Year||1824||Current||No (demonetised 1971)|
|Mintage||unknown||Rarity||R3 (Extremely Rare)|
|Monarch||King George IV||Effigy||Portrait by William Wyon (Bare Head)|
|Production technology||Milled (machine-made)||Shape||Round|
|Size (mm)||Thickness (mm)|
Bare head of King George IV facing left; around, GEORGIUS IV DEI GRATIA; below, 1824.
|Obverse inscription||GEORGIUS IV DEI GRATIA 1824|
Square topped shield on mantle, crowned; the shield is quartered with the arms of England (1 & 4), Scotland (2) and Ireland (3) with the crowned arms of the Dutch of Brunswick and Luneberg at the centre; around, BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF:
BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF:
Extremely rare. Not listed in the Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1649 - 1971.
|Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins||Great Britain KM# Pn88|
|Spink, Coins of England and the United Kingdom||3799|
|Spink, Coins of England and the United Kingdom||Mint|
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