Silver coin; Denomination: One shilling
Edinburgh Mint
Queen Anne (1702-1714)

The E below the Queen's bust records that the coin was struck at the Edinburgh mint. The legend reads as a single title from obverse to reverse and translates "Anne by the Grace of God Queen of Great Britain, France and Ireland". A shilling is a 12 pence coin.

Obverse Description

Bust of Anne left; around, ANNA DEI GRATIA; below, E

Reverse Description

Crowned shields - with shields bearing the arms of England, Scotland impaled at top and botttom, Ireland at left and France at right forming a cross shape with the badge of the Star of the Garter at the centre; around, MAG BR FRA ET HIB REG 1707, the date being divided by a crown.

Edge Description

Diagonal milling ///

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