1896 Sixpence coin; Royal Mint; 1896; CR1988.070
1896 Sixpence coinAbout this object
1896 British sixpence found at halfway house hotel site G9 on 28 November by Dr N Ritchie, Ministry of Works archaeologist. The obverse features the mature Queen Victoria facing left with the words VICTORIA DEI GRA BRITT REGINA FID DEF IND IMP.
The reverse has the words SIX PENCE in the centre under a crown with an oak wreath around the sides with the date 1896 on the bottom.
Metal, silverInscription and Marks
VICTORIA DEI GRA BRITT REGINA FID DEF IND IMP
Dia 19mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type