1/13 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1841
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Head of the Queen wearing ornamented fillet in hair facing left; around, VICTORIA D:G: BRITANNIAR: REGINA F:D:; below, 1841; the artist's initials, WW, incuse on neck truncation

Reverse Description

Square ornamented shield charged with three leopards, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another); around, STATES OF JERSEY 1/13 OF A SHILLING

Edge Description



This issue was authorised by an Order in Council dated 11 September 1840 with the reverse based on a design supplied to the Royal Mint by the Government of Jersey.

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