George II (1727-60), Shilling, 1735, Roses & Plumes

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George II (1727-60), Shilling, 1735, young laureate bust left, toothed border both sides, legend surrounding GEORGIVS II DEI GRATIA. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, roses and plumes struck in alternate angles,…
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Description

George II (1727-60), Shilling, 1735, young laureate bust left, toothed border both sides, legend surrounding GEORGIVS II DEI GRATIA. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, roses and plumes struck in alternate angles, central garter star, date flanking top crown, reads M.B.F. ET. H. REX. F.D. B.ET. L. D. S. R. I. A. T ET. E. edge, obliquely milled (S. 3700; Bull 1707; ESC 1198).

Lightly toned with mint brilliance and bloom, mottled toning, free from surface markings. Accepted as a difficult date to find in a numismatic grade, seldom seen at auction or in the open market. About extremely fine for a weakly struck issue, scarce.

Specification

Period 1727 - 1760
Date 1735
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Shillings

Coin Ruler

George II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Roses & Plumes

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