GEORGE III 1817 HALFCROWN
George III, Silver Halfcrown 1817
Obverse: Large laureate bust or ‘bull’ head facing right, with date below, with the Latin legend and toothed border surrounding, GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA
Reverse: Crowned quartered shield of arms, Order of the Garter motto in French surrounding, .HONI . SOIT. QUI. MAL . Y. PENSE. Enclosed itself by a decorative border. With legend and toothed border surrounding BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF: Below is a small St. George and dragon.
32 mm in diameter, 14.2 grams.
Lustrous and practically uncirculated