This website uses Cookies to deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of Cookies. Learn moreX

1901 Queen Victoria British Silver "Widow Head" Florin

OBVERSE
1901 Queen Victoria British Silver "Widow Head" Florin
REVERSE
1901 Queen Victoria British Silver "Widow Head" Florin
ITEM NOTES
GENERAL
Type:  Queen Victoria British Silver "Widow Head" Florin 
Origin:  Great Britain  Cat. Num.:  KM# 781 
Era / Ruler:  Victoria  Face Value:  1 Florin 
Issued from:  1893  Issued until:  1901 
Alignment:  Medal !!   Desgr. / Engr.:  Thomas Brock, Edward Poynter 
Obverse:  Victoria mature veiled bust left 
Reverse:  Crowned shields of England, Scotland and Ireland 
Edge:  Reeded 
ISSUE
Year: 1901
Mint: The Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,649,000
Scarcity:
30/100
 
Valuation:
50/100
 
Notes:
Grades & Prices available: ?
-> (VG+) Sold
-> (F) Sold
-> (VF) Sold
Free Price Guide
SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9250
Weight(g): 11.3104g
Weight(Oz): 0.36 Oz
Net Content: 0.34 Oz (10.46g)
Bullion Value: $4.78
Diameter: 28.00mm
Thickness:
DESCRIPTION

The British two shilling coin, also known as the florin, was issued from 1849 until 1967. It was worth one tenth of a pound, or twenty-four old pence. It should not be confused with the medieval gold florin, which was nominally worth six shillings.

In 1968, in the run-up to decimalisation, the two shilling coin was superseded by the decimal ten pence coin, which had the same value and initially the same size and weight. It continued in circulation, alongside the ten pence, until 1993, when the ten pence was reduced in size.

PRICE RANGE ?
Year Mintage G F VF EF AU UNC BU PROOF
1901 2,649,000 $5.00 $11.00 $23.00 $65 $90 $130
SIMILAR ITEMS IN STOCK
Great Britain
1926 Great Britain 1 Florin
1 Florin

1926
(VF)

 
$20.50
Great Britain
1922 Great Britain 1 Florin
1 Florin

1922
(EF)

 
$28.99
Great Britain
1908 Great Britain 1 Florin
1 Florin

1908
(VF)

 
$42.99
Great Britain
1923-3E Great Britain 1 Florin
1 Florin

1923-3E
(EF+)

 
$27.99
Great Britain
1905 Great Britain 1 Florin
1 Florin

1905
(F)

 
$104.99

Personal, commercial and sales related posts will be deleted from the Facebook comments.
Please use our Free Price Guide to valuate your coins, or read our Help Page if you wish to sell them.
2008-2018 © Silveragecoins.com - Conditions of Use | Privacy | Ordering Policies | Contact Us