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Edward VIII pattern nickel-brass threepence, 1937

Museum number

RMM 43

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 F: D: IND: IMP.

position:

reverse

summary:

thrift plant with three flowers

inscription:

·THREE·

·PENCE·

1937

Designer

obverse:

Thomas Humphrey Paget

reverse:

Frances Madge Kitchener

Mint

Tower Hill

Material

nickel-brass

Dimensions

edge:

plain

weight:

4.52 g

die axis:

360

Acquisition

Lubbock & Son Ltd

Acquisition date

27.6.1991

Archive reference

Royal Mint File 6/MUS/078/3/3

Specimen reference

Standard reference

Peck 2366

Giordano T24

General comments