VICTORIA 1893 SILVER CROWN LVI

VICTORIA 1893 SILVER CROWN LVI

Code: 10656

£475.00
 

Queen Victoria Silver Crown, 1893 LVI
Obverse: Old veiled head facing left, T.B. below for the engraver Thomas Brock, with Latin legend surrounding and toothed border around rim: VICTORIA. DEI. GRA. BRITT. REGINA. FID. DEF. IND. IMP. 
St George slaying the dragon, date in exergue, B.P. to upper right for designer Benedetto Pistrucci,
Edge inscribed in raised letters, *DECVS ET TUTAMEN* ANNO REGNI LVI
S.3937
28.4 grams, 38 mm in diameter.
Attractively lightly toned, some minor marks, otherwise practically uncirculated, scarce.