- Museum number
Brass medal or counter. (whole)
The royal arms on a square shield, crowned. (reverse)
Bust of Queen Caroline, right, crowned, hair short, lovelock, in mantle fastened with brooch on the shoulder. (obverse)
- Production date
- 1727 (circa)
Diameter: 19.000 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Medallic Illustrations 2, published in 1885, states:
This piece is a counter struck at Nuremberg. It is of very poor workmanship, and though possibly rare is of no value. It was struck early in the reign of George II.
See Snelling, Thomas, ‘A View of the Origin, Nature, &c, of Jettons, Counters, &c.', London, 1769, Pl. v. 41.
- Not on display
- Coins and Medals
- Registration number
- C&M catalogue number
MB2 (Medallic Illustrations 2) (485) (22)