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Coins of George III king of the Great Britain (1760-1800) and United Kingdom (1800-1820)

 

One crown

UK crown 1820px;Face value: 1 crown (1/4 pound)
silver 0.925
38.61 mm.
28.28 g.
Edge: Lettering: DECUS ET TUTAMEN ANNO REGNI (year of reign in Latin)
Minted:
1818, 1819, 1820
Reverse: St. George slaying dragon right; legend: HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III BRITANNIARUM REX F D / year
KM#675
Price for coin in F condition - $100-200

 

 

Half crown - large head

UK half crown 1816px;Face value: 1/2 crown (1/8 pound)
silver 0.925
32.3 mm.
14.14 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1816, 1817
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain; legend: HONI SOIT OUIMAL Y PENSI
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA / year
KM#667
Price for coin in F condition - $70-100

 

 

Half crown - small head

UK half crown 1819px;Face value: 1/2 crown (1/8 pound)
silver 0.925
32.3 mm.
14.14 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1817, 1818, 1819, 1820
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain; legend: BRITANNIARUM REX FID DEF
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA / year
KM#672
Price for coin in F condition - $60-80

 

 

1 shilling - GB

UK 1 shilling 1787px;Face value: 1 shilling (1/20 pound, 1/5 crown)
silver 0.925
23.5 mm.
5.66 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1787
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain; legend: HONI SOIT OUIMAL Y PENSI / year
Obverse: Laureate armored bust right; legend: GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA
KM#607
Price for coin in XF condition - $50-70

 

 

1 shilling - UK

UK 1 shilling 1816px;Face value: 1 shilling (1/20 pound, 1/5 crown)
silver 0.925
23.5 mm.
5.66 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1816, 1817, 1818, 1819, 1820
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain; legend: HONI SOIT OUIMAL Y PENSI
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEOR III D G BRITT REX F D / year
KM#666
Price for coin in F condition - $30-50

 

 

Sixpence - GB

UK 6 pence 1787px;Face value: 6 pence (1/40 pound, 1/10 crown)
silver 0.925
21.0 mm.
3.01 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1787
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain; legend: HONI SOIT OUIMAL Y PENSI / year
Obverse: Laureate armored bust right; legend: GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA
KM#606
Price for coin in XF condition - $50-80

 

 

Sixpence - UK

UK 6 pence 1817px;Face value: 6 pence (1/40 pound, 1/10 crown)
silver 0.925
19.5 mm.
2.83 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1816, 1817, 1818, 1819, 1820
Reverse: Crowned arms within order chain; legend: HONI SOIT OUIMAL Y PENSI
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEOR III D G BRITT REX F D / year
KM#665
Price for coin in F condition - $30-50

 

 

Tree pence

UK 3 pence 1762px;Face value: 3 pence (1/80 pound, 1/20 crown)
silver 0.925
17.0 mm.
1.51 g.
Edge: reeded
Minted:
1762, 1763, 1765, 1766, 1770, 1772, 1880, 1884, 1886
Reverse: Crown above value divides date; legend: 3 / year / MAG BRI FR ET HIB REX
Obverse: Laureate bust right; legend: GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA
KM#591
Price for coin in VF condition - $30-50

 

 

2 pence - GB, "cartwheel"

UK 2 pence 1797px;Face value: 2 pence (1/120 pound, 1/30 crown)
copper
41.0 mm.
56.70 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1797
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA / year
Obverse: Laureate bust right; legend: GEORGIUS III D G REX
KM#619
Price for coin in F condition - $50-80

 

 

One Penny - GB, "cartwheel"

UK 1 penny 1797px;Face value: 1 penny (1/240 pound, 1/60 crown)
copper
36.0 mm.
28.35 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1797
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA / year
Obverse: Laureate bust right; legend: GEORGIUS III D G REX
KM#618
Price for coin in F condition - $20-40

 

 

One Penny - UK

UK 1 penny 1806px;Face value: 1 penny (1/240 pound, 1/60 crown)
copper
34.0 mm.
18.61 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1806, 1807
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III D G REX / year
KM#663
Price for coin in F condition - $10-20

 

 

Half penny - GB, "regal"

UK half penny 1775px;Face value: 1/2 penny (1/480 pound, 1/120 crown)
copper
27.5 mm.
8.80 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1770, 1771, 1772, 1773, 1774, 1775
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA / year
Obverse: Laureate armored bust right; legend: GEORGIVS III REX
KM#601
Price for coin in F condition - $30-50

 

 

Half penny - GB, new design

UK half penny-1799px;Face value: 1/2 penny (1/480 pound, 1/120 crown)
copper
30.2 mm.
12.19 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1799
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA / year
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA REX
KM#647
Price for coin in F condition - $10-20

 

 

Half penny - UK

UK half penny-1807px;Face value: 1/2 penny (1/480 pound, 1/120 crown)
copper
28.7 mm.
9.22 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1806, 1807
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III D G REX / year
KM#662
Price for coin in F condition - $20-30

 

 

Farthing - GB

UK 1 farthing 1773px;Face value: 1 farthing (1/960 pound, 1/240 crown)
copper
23.0 mm.
4.90 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1771, 1773, 1774, 1775
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA / year
Obverse: Laureate armored bust right; legend: GEORGIVS III REX
KM#602
Price for coin in F condition - $30-50

 

Farthing - UK

UK 1 farthing 1806px;Face value: 1 farthing (1/960 pound, 1/240 crown)
copper
21.5 mm.
4.50 g.
Edge: plain
Minted:
1806, 1807
Reverse: Britannia seated left; legend: BRITANNIA
Obverse: Laureate head right; legend: GEORGIUS III D G REX / year
KM#661
Price for coin in F condition - $10-20