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Sixpence

Description

1922 British sixpence. It is a first design under King George V. On the obverse is the head of George V and a motto around his head on the outer edge of the coin. On the reverse side is a lion on top of a crown that is seperateing the date in half.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1922
Inscriptions
"GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX
GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX
"GEORGIVS V DEI GRA BRITT OMN REX"
"FID DEF IND IMP / SIX PENCE"
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Exchange Medium
Descriptive terms
Coin
silver (metal)
sixpence
Dimensions
12/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2688.6
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222632

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