VICTORIA 1897  SILVER HALFCROWN, OLDER VEILED HEAD

VICTORIA 1897 SILVER HALFCROWN, OLDER VEILED HEAD

Code: 10567

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Victoria Silver Halfcrown 1897
Obverse: Older crowned and veiled bust facing left, T.B. initials below truncation for the designer Thomas Brock, with Latin legend and toothed border surrounding: VICTORIA. DEI. GRA. BRITT. REG.
Reverse: Crowned quartered spade shaped shield of arms, within Order of the Garter, date either side of St George at bottom, denomination HALF to left, CROWN to right, upper half with Latin legend: FID. DEF. IND. IMP. 
Edge milled
S.3938; Bull 2778
32 mm in diameter, 14.2 grams.
Lightly toned, a real ‘Gem’ uncirculated with plenty of lustre.