Description: The silver Victoria half crown or 2 1/2 shillings (12.5 pence; one-eighth of a pound), a silver coin consisting of approximately 0.42 troy ounces of silver with a silver purity of 92.5% (sterling silver), features Queen Victoria on the obverse and an image of a crowned shield in garter on the reverse.

Face Value: Half Crown

Obverse Image: Queen Victoria

Reverse Image: Crowned shield in garter

Diameter: 32 mm

Thickness:  N.A.

Total Weight (grams): 14.1 grams

Silver Percentage (%): 92.5%

Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.42 troy ounces of silver.

Year(s) of Minting: 1837-1901

1837-1901 Silver Victoria Half Crowns Obverse

Obverse

1837-1901 Silver Victoria Half Crowns Reverse

Reverse

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