George II, 1751 Crown

Item Reference: C201001500 Sold Share
George II (1727-60), Crown, 1751, older laureate and draped bust left, toothed border both sides, legend surrounds GEORGIUS II DEI GRATIA. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, garter star at centre, legend…
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Description

George II (1727-60), Crown, 1751, older laureate and draped bust left, toothed border both sides, legend surrounds GEORGIUS II DEI GRATIA. Rev, crowned cruciform shields, garter star at centre, legend reads M.B.F.ET.H. REX. F.D.B. ET.L.D.S.R.I.A.T ET.E. edge inscribed DECVS ET TVTAMEN ANNO REGNI VICESIMO QVARTO, rare (S.3690; Bull.1671; ESC.128).

Attractively toned, some surface markings both sides, a nick to the neck in portrait. Otherwise underlying mint bloom, good very fine to near extremely fine. A much scarcer sought after year.

Specification

Period 1727 - 1760
Date 1751
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Crowns

Coin Ruler

George II

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Silver

References S.3690; Bull.1670; ESC.127

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