Skip to main content

Shilling: CM.4.407-1922

An image of Shilling

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information

Maker(s)

Halliday, Thomas (Die-engraver)
Morgan, H. (Issuer)
Morgan, H. (Manufacturer)

Notes

History note: Perceval 422.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 25.38 mm
Image(width): 25.17 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922-12-03) by Perceval, Spencer George

Dating

Uncertain 1811 - Uncertain 1812

Note

Plain edge

Components of the work

Object composed of silver

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: View of Eddystone Lighthouse, ships sailing right in field at left and right, legend above all in circle of pellets

  • Text: Value ONE SHILLING
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Legend in three lines in wreath with issuer's initials beneath

  • Text: DEVON / SILVER / TOKEN
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.4.407-1922
Primary reference Number: 170470
Dalton: 1
Davis: 1
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Shilling" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/170470 Accessed: 2022-07-04 16:08:52

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/170470 |title=Shilling |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-04 16:08:52|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

                <div class="text-center my-3">
                    <figure class="figure">
                        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/cm/cm26/CM_4_407_1922_281_29.jpg"
                        alt="Shilling"
                        class="img-fluid" />
                        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Shilling</figcaption>
                    </figure>
                </div>
            

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...