George III, Proof Halfcrown, 1817, Plain Edge.

Item Reference: C223013689 Reserved Share
George III, Proof Halfcrown, 1817, small laureate head right, date below, reads GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA, toothed border both sides. Rev, struck en medaille, crowned escutcheon of the Arms of…
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Description

George III, Proof Halfcrown, 1817, small laureate head right, date below, reads GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA, toothed border both sides. Rev, struck en medaille, crowned escutcheon of the Arms of Hanover with seven hearts in semee, upon crowned quartered shield, six strings to Irish harp, within Order of the Garter, and motto HONI.SOIT Q MAL.Y.PENSE, legend surrounding BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF, edge plain (S.3789; ESC 620; Bull. 2098).

Darkly toned with excellent overall detail, the reverse shield superb, rare. Good extremely fine.

Specification

Period 1760 - 1820
Date 1817
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Halfcrown

Coin Ruler

George III

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Proof Issue

Weight 14.20 g

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