|William IV Half Crown
|WILLIAM IV HALF CROWN
|The bust was designed by William Wyon, and the new wreath
reverse was designed by Jean Baptiste Merlen.
The obverse features the portrait of king William IV with the
words GULIELMUS IIII D: G: BRITANNIAR REX F: D:
The reverse features House of Hanover coat of arms shield
and crown above. With drawn back and tied curtains either
side, and ANNO ("In the year of (Our) Lord") and the date
1831-1837 Silver, 14.1 grams, 32mm Diameter.
|Courtesy of Geoffrey Cope