1/12 Shilling, Issued by Jersey, 1881
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Head of the Queen facing left wearing coronet ornamented with oak leaves; around, VICTORIA D:G: BRITANNIAR: REGINA F:D:; below, a star
Plain Heater-shaped shield charged with three lions, passant guardant in pale (ie. walking to left with heads facing viewer arranged beneath one another) dividing the date 1881; around, STATES OF JERSEY ONE TWELFTH OF A SHILLING
Struck from the metal recovered by withdrawing farthing coins from circulation.
Donation from Mr John P. Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1994
Type of item
31 mm (Outside Diameter), 9.37 g (Weight)
Pridmore 13 KM#8
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1965. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies., 43 - 59 Pages
[Book] Remick, Jerome. 1971. British Commonwealth Coins., 424 - 428 Pages
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.