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Edward VIII pattern silver threepence, 1937

Museum number

RMM 36

Country

United Kingdom

Ruler

Edward VIII (1936)

Object name

coin

pattern

Denomination

threepence

Date

1937

Design

position:

obverse

summary:

uncrowned portrait of Edward VIII to left

inscription:

EDWARDVS VIII D: G: BR: OMN: REX

position:

reverse

summary:

three rings of St Edward

inscription:

FID · DEF · IND · IMP · 1937

THREE · PENCE

Designer

obverse:

Thomas Humphrey Paget

reverse:

George Edward Kruger Gray

Mint

Tower Hill

Material

silver

Dimensions

edge:

plain

weight:

1.41 g

die axis:

360

Acquisition

Deputy Master's office (Tower Hill)

Acquisition date

5.11.1970

Archive reference

Royal Mint File 2/214/1

Specimen reference

Standard reference

ESC 2149D

Giordano P5a

General comments