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1893 Queen Victoria Silver Crown LVII 2A Dies

1893 Queen Victoria Silver Crown LVII 2A Dies Obverse

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£155.00
A collectable silver Crown of Queen Victoria, dated 1893. The obverse features the Old Head portrait of Victoria, coroneted and wearing a necklace and star, facing left. ’T.B.’ appears below for the engraver, Thomas Brock. The reverse shows the famous Saint George on horseback with a sword in hand, slaying a dragon under foot. The obverse Latin legend translates to ‘Victoria by the Grace of God, Queen of the Britains, Defender of the Faith, Empress of India’. The edge shows raised lettering with the regnal year: ‘LVII’. This example is one of two die combinations, this one being ‘2A’ where the ’T’ in Victoria points to a space (Davies no. 506). A scarcer die combination from a harder to find year. Spink 3937.
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Obverse

Old head: coronated veiled and draped bust facing left, wearing star and necklace. Initials 'T.B.', for engraver Thomas Brock. Legend: 'VICTORIA · DEI · GRA · BRITT · REGINA · FID · DEF · IND · IMP ·'.

Reverse

St George on horseback armed with a sword slaying a dragon under foot, hair streaming from his helmet, date and initials B.P. in exergue below, representing engraver Benedetto Pistrucci.

Edge

Raised lettering: 'DECUS | ET TUTAMEN * | ANNO REGNI | LVII *'.

Grade

VF - A very light tone, possibly cleaned otherwise Very Fine.

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