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Coinage: a coin press with dies, for minting coins, used in the Royal Mint. Engraving, ca. 1740-1760.

Date
1740-1760
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35635i
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Description

The dies shown are those used for making the coinage of King George II

Publication/Creation

1740-1760

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; platemark 17.5 x 10.5 cm

Lettering

Dies. The coining press used in the Tower.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 35635i

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  • English


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