1/12 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1923
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Second type, wide shield

Obverse Description

Crowned and draped bust of the King facing left, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, and the Badge of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, GEORGIVS V D.G. BRITT: OMN: REX F.D. IND: IMP:; the artist's initials, BM, on the bust truncation

Reverse Description

Plain shield charged with three lions, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another) dividing the date 1923; around above on ribbon, STATES OF JERSEY; around below on ribbon, ONE TWELFTH OF A SHILLING

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