Great Britain Sixpence - 6 Pence Silver Coin of 1816 issued under King George III. The sixpence, known colloquially as the tanner, or half-shilling, was a British pre-decimal coin, worth six (pre - 1971) pence, or 1/40th of a pound sterling. Obverse: Laureated bust of George III right. Date (1816) below.
Regency Penwork Tea Caddy with Greek Mythological Characters (c. 1815 England) // This unusual penwork tea caddy stands on four original wooden ball feet and is adorned with images related to Greek mythology featuring various creatures and gods including Medusa, Echidna, Typhon, Hippkampoi and Pteracentaur. The interior has two floating lids with bone handles and traces of the original lining. // Price GBP 1550.00 (Pound Sterling) - ⎬ ❖ Maria Elena Garcia - ► www.pinterest.com/megardel/ ◀︎
It was really a pretty little coin: The English 6d of Oak sprigs and acorns ~ The sixpence, known colloquially as the tanner, or half-shilling, was a British pre-decimal coin, worth six (pre-1971) pence, or 1/40th of a pound sterling. The first sixpences were struck in the reign of Edward VI in 1551 and continued until they were rendered obsolete by decimalisation in 1971.
Rose Noble of Edward IV - Gold Ryal or a Flemish Noble - imitation of an English Gold Rose Noble of Edward IV of England (1464-1470) coin of 1591 Netherlands, Gorinchem City Mint of Mint of Culemborg Obverse: Crowned and armored King (Edward IV) on ship holding sword and shield of arms, banner with initial (E) to his left. Comment: Large rose adorning the ship´s hull, flanked by lions and lis symbols. Waves below.