Great Britain 1704 shilling

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Sincona sale 22, lot 1748
This specimen was lot 1748 in Sincona sale 22 (Zurich, May 2015), where it sold for 410 CHF (about US$515 including buyer's fees). The catalog description[1] noted,
"GROSSBRITANNIEN, Anne, 1702-1714 Shilling 1704. Fast sehr schön-gutes sehr schön. (kingdom of Great Britain, Anne (1702-14), shilling of 1704, good very fine.)"
The shillings of 1704 come with and without (KM 517.2) plumes on the reverse. The date is scarce compared to later issues such as 1708-09.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 6.02 g, .925 fine silver, this specimen 6.00 g.

Catalog reference: Seaby 3588, KM 517.3.

Source:

  • [1]Richter, Jürg, Ruedi Kunzmann and Arne Kirsch, Collection Fumatori, Auction 22, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2015.
  • Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.

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