6 Pence, Britain, 1757

Description (Brief)
One (1) 6 pence coin, George II
Britain,1757
Obverse Image: Left facing portrait of George II wearing a laurel crown.
Obverse Text: GEORGIVS II / DEI GRATIA
Reverse Image: Cruciform shields on the reverse show the arms of England, Scotland, France, and Ireland in order, separated by sceptres and with a central rose.
Reverse Text: 1757 / M / B / F / ET / H / REX / F / DB / ET / L / D / SR / I / A / T / ET / E ("King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, Duke of Brunswick and Lueneburg, Arch-Treasurer and Elector")
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1757
ruler
George II King of Great Britain
issuing authority
George II King of Great Britain
place made
United Kingdom: Great Britain
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .1 cm x 2.1 cm; 1/32 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
2013.0262.038
accession number
2013.0262
catalog number
2013.0262.038
Credit Line
Lee Eby Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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