US silver Capped Bust Half Dollar of the type used in Early Australian currency.
Photos of East India Co 1835 rupee used in early Australian currency (inc supporting research article reference)
Some more beaten up coins to look at here! 1784 2 Reales, Colonial Spain, Lima m/m (Carolus III) 1784 MI 2 Reales of Peru rev1784 MI 2 Reales of Peru obv Part of the group of 'fractionals' based on a 'Piece of Eight' - which they made the most of ... fairly sure they made … Continue reading Aussie late 1700s shillings – Ferdie from Naples and Chas from Spain!
UK Halfcrowns, Crown and a Shilling UK Halfcrown QV 'Old Veiled Bust' 1900 Spink# 3938 Halfcrown 1900 obvHalfcrown 1900 rev Note 'pitting' over the portrait around the throat. The preserved level of detail both sides is nice! UK Crown QV 'Jubilee Bust' 1890 Spink# 3921 Crown 1890 obvCrown 1890 rev Lovely large coin in top … Continue reading Images of Victoria in Australia
Solid evidence for the inclusion of UK double florin silver coins in early Australian currency (pre 1910) inc photos of 2 types (Roman vs Arabic 1 in date)