This entry is a about a 1920 British 3 Pence Coin. On its front or obverse we find an image of King George V who inherited the throne when he was 44 years old. He didn’t grant his 1st cousin Tsar Nicholas II or Empress Alexandra Feodorovna asylum in Britain during the Russian Revolution. Not long after the 2 leading Romanovs were executed by the Bolsheviks. Though he couldn’t have anticipated the Romanovs being killed, the whole ordeal greatly bothered George V. Not long after he dispatched the battleship HMS Marlborough to rescue Russian Grand Duchess Xenia as well as other surviving Romanovs. This 1920 British Great Britain 3 Pence coin is made out of 50 percent silver which was a change as previous 3 Pence coins were composed of sterling silver. This 1920 three p coin had a mintage of 16,704,999 in that year.
Koin perak kuno 3 tiga Pence dari negara Ingriss tahun 1920 tarbuat di bahan lima puluh persen perak .
1920 British 3 Pence Coin See the reverse below with denomination splitting the year and a royal crown above.
Koin perak kuno 3 tiga Pence dari negara Ingriss tahun 1920 tarbuat di bahan perak.
The grade of this 1920 British 3 Pence Coin appears to be very fine. The year of this coin is the same year that Great Britain declares that its no longer at war (WWI) with Austria.
Have a look at our 1873 12 Cents US Stamp Treasury #078 which features Henry Clay. It is an official mail stamp which was a type of stamp that was only used by the government as they wanted to keep track of postage used by Federal Departments. On this stamp we find Henry Clay who was a very influential Senator from Kentucky, Congressman and served as Secretary of State under John Quincy Adams. He earned the admiration of many politicians including Abraham Lincoln as was the ire of others like Andrew Jackson. Henry Clay was a strong proponent of American involvement in the war 1812 and was against the Mexican War.
Our 1873 12 Cents US Stamp Treasury #078 Henry Clay is used.
Perangko kuno duabelas Cents dari negara Amerika tahun 1873 di depan bergambar foto Senator Henry Clay.
The discussion here is about a 1890 Old One Shilling Silver Coin with Queen Victoria. Its composition is sterling silver and there were 8.794 of these minted in the year 1890. Queen Victoria is featured on this one shilling coin’s obverse and improved the reputation of the Monarchy. This is especially so since over extravagant King George IV (her uncle) was still fresh on her subject’s minds as he died just 7 years prior. Victoria’s reign oversaw Great Britain’s worldwide influence grow so much that it became the most powerful nation.
The back of this one shilling shows coat of arms with a crown at its top with an order chain going around it.
Koin perak kuno satu Shilling dari negara Ingriss tahun 1890 di depan bergambar Ratu Victoria.
See our 1893 Sixpence with Queen Victoria here.
This is a 1932 7 Cents Stamp George Washington Commemorative Scott # 712. It commemorates 200 years since the birth of George Washington and this stamp is based on a impression of the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army by artist John Trumbull. Earlier as well as at the end of his life Washington ran a large farm known as Mount Vernon which is now a historical site that can be toured.
Prangko kuno 7 tujuh Cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1932 di depan bergambar George Washington adalah Presiden Amerika Serikat yang pertama.
Click here to see a stamp honoring John Adams who was George Washington’s Vice President.
Here we’ll have a look at a 1857 Flying Eagle Penny One Cent US Coin. This was the second year that this the Flying Eagle was produced out of an only 3 year production. 1857 saw 17.45 million of these minted. This old US penny is 88% copper and 12 percent nickel. The front or obverse side has an eagle in flight as well as “United States of America” in the legand and the year at the bottom. The designer of the Flying Eagle Penny is James Barton Longacre.
Koin kuno 1 satu Cent Penny dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1857 di depan burung rajawali.
The reverse is below which has the One Cent denomination surrounded by the wreath.
You may also like our 1858 Indian Head Penny seen here.
This post is about a 1928 George Washington Molly Pitcher Overprint 2 Cents US Stamp. It is overprinted with the name Molly Pitcher to commemorate 150 years since a woman nicknamed Molly Pitcher helped George Washington’s Continental Army at the battle of Monmouth giving water to the troops and loading a cannon when her husband was wounded. Her identity is thought to be Mary Ludwig who was later recognized with a reward and annual salary.
1928 George Washington Molly Pitcher Overprint 2 Cents US Stamp’s is Scott# 646 and there were approximately 9.8 million produced. This stamp is not that hard to find though high grade examples have gone for quite a bit more than the average.
Perangko kuno dua Cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1928.
This posting will be on the topic of a 1992 Royal Bank of Scotland Pound Sterling Banknote. This £1 note is dated 24, March 1992 and has a picture of Lord Ilay Archibald Campbell on it. He was involved in the founding of the Royal Bank of Scotland which began in 1727 and was its first governor.
Uang kertas 1 satu Pound Sterling dari negara Skotlandia (RBS) tahun 1992.
1992 Royal Bank of Scotland Pound Sterling Banknote
Check out the reverse side below which has an image of Edinburgh Castle which is hundreds of years old. It has been the home of various battles between the Scots and English including the Lang Siege (late 1500s) which destroyed a large portion of it.
Uang kertas 1 satu Pound Sterling dari negara Skotlandia (RBS) tahun 1992.
This 1992 Royal Bank of Scotland Pound Sterling Banknote appears to be in a very fine grade.
Here the topic is a US Stamps 1923 Franklin 1 cent coin pair (Scott 597). It features the great Benjamin Franklin who served as first Post Master General of the Continental Congress in 1775. This was after he served as Co Postmaster General of the Colonies which he had a hand in making profitable. This type of stamp was made for more than a decade.
Please see our US Stamps 1923 Franklin 1 cent coin pair in the picture below. It is mint unused.
You may also be interested in this stamp featuring John Adams, who also like Franklin played an important role in the US gaining independence.
Now we have a 1994 UK Penny coin. This coin is struck in copper plated steel and there were greater than 843 million produced in 1994. It appears to have seen little circulation. The obverse side (above) has an image of Queen Elizabeth II. This design was used on the UK Penny in the years 1992 through 1997.
The reverse side has an image of a chained and crowned portculis (a symbol associated with the Houses of Parliament in the UK). The new Penny denomination is the decimal penny that started being made in 1971 and represents 1/100 of a British Pound.
Koin kuno dari negara Inggris tahun 1994.
Here we have the following: 1939 US Stamp 3 Cents (Scott #856) Panama Canal with Teddy Roosevelt George Goethals to look at . This United States stamp commemorates the 25 anniversary of the Panama Canal. Theodore Roosevelt appears on this stamp on the left as he had a major diplomatic role in the United States involvement with the Panama Canal. Not long after he became President, T. Roosevelt started negotiations with the French on securing the rights to the Panama Canal. On the right is George Washington Goethals who was the 3rd and longest Principal Engineer in the project.
Our 1939 US Stamp 3 Cents Panama Canal is unused.
Prangko kuno 3 tiga cents dari negara Amerika tahun 1939.