George III (1760-1820), Crown, 1818, LIX edge

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George III (1760-1820), Crown, 1818 LIX, laureate head right, PISTRUCCI below truncation for engraver, date below, toothed border both sides, legend surrounding GEORGIUS III DG BRITANNIARUM REX FD. Rev, St…
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George III (1760-1820), Crown, 1818 LIX, laureate head right, PISTRUCCI below truncation for engraver, date below, toothed border both sides, legend surrounding GEORGIUS III DG BRITANNIARUM REX FD. Rev, St George and dragon right, PISTRUCCI in exergue, legend as order of the garter motto in French reading HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE, edge inscription DECUS ET TUTAMEN ANNO REGNI LIX (S.3787; ESC.214; Bull 2009).

Toned in an even manner, with underlying mint brilliance, practically as struck. Faint razor style die lines on the neck, seen before on the type by the cataloguer, which would have occurred during the striking timeline. Uncirculated, excellent.

Specification

Period1760 - 1820
Date1818
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Crowns

Coin Ruler

George III

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Silver

ReferencesS.3787; ESC. 214; Bull 2009

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