Silver coin; Denomination: Shilling
Royal Mint, London
King Edward VII (1901-1910)

This coin was current in Australia and this was the the model (in terms of size and alloy) for this Denomination among those chosen for the coinage of the Commonwealth of Australia (beginning in 1910). A shilling is a 12 pence coin.

Obverse Description

Bare head of the King facing right; below in small letters De S. (for G.W. De Saulles Mint Engraver); around, EDWARDVS VII DEI GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX FID: DEF: IND: IMP:

Reverse Description

At centre crowned lion to left, head facing standing on crown, the date, 1902, divided by the crown; around, FID: DEF: IND: IMP: ONE SHILLING

Edge Description


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