1888 Great Britain 6 PENCE silver Queen Victoria

$68.00

Features
Country United Kingdom
Queen Victoria (1837-1901)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1887-1893
Value 6 Pence = 1/2 Shilling (1/40)
Currency Pound sterling (1158-1970)
Composition 0.925 Silver 0.0842 oz.
Weight 2.83 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 760

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Description

Obverse
Bust left wearing small crown and veil
Crowned and veiled bust (‘Jubilee Head’) of Queen Victoria left, legend around, engraver’s initials below truncation.
Lettering:
VICTORIA DEI GRATIA BRITT: REGINA F:D:
J.E.B.
Translation: Victoria by the Grace of God Queen of the Britains Defender of the Faith

Reverse
Crowned denomination within wreath, date below
Lettering:
SIX
PENCE
-ยท-
1888

Edge
Reeded