George I (1714-1727)
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||3 Pence = ¼ Shilling (1⁄80)|
|Currency||Pound sterling (1158-1970)|
|Orientation||Coin alignment ↑↓|
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Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.Sp# 3655
And 5 more volumes.
Emma Howard (editor); 2021. Standard Catalogue of British Coins : Coins of England & the United Kingdom Pre-Decimal Issues (56th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.
Laureate and draped bust of King George I right, legend around.
Lettering: GEORGIVS DEI GRA
Translation: George by the Grace of God
Central denomination below crown dividing date, legend around.
Translation: King of Great Britain France and Ireland
The standard weight of this coin was 3/62 troy ounce or 23.2 grains.
Before the Great Recoinage of 1817, there is no known evidence to suggest that separate 'prooflike' strikes were issued for the Maundy ceremony, suggesting that the money handed out was identical to the current circulating coinage.
Sp#3658 Maundy money sets listed with their KM# ref:
1723 MDS41 1727 MDS42
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