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Queen Victoria era UK shilling values, young head, page 1 (1838 to 1853)
Queen Victoria era UK shilling values, young head, page 2 (1854 to 1867)
Queen Victoria era UK shilling values, young head, page 3 (1867 to 1879)
Queen Victoria era UK shilling values, young head, page 4 (1879 to 1887)
Queen Victoria era UK shilling values, jubilee head (1887 to 1892)
Queen Victoria era UK shilling values, old veiled head (1893 to 1901)
1879 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head, fourth head
1879 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head, fourth head
1880 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1880 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1881 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1881 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1882 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1882 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1883 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1883 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1884 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1884 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1885 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1885 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1886 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1886 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1887 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head
1887 UK shilling value, Victoria, young head

Queen Victoria shilling - UK - young head

UK shilling

Victoria

young head, pg 4

1879 to 1887

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Values, images, and specifications for British shilling

coins from 1879 to 1887. (young head, page 4)

Our Victorian era shilling

category has been broken

down in to six pages:


Young head, pg 1 (1838 to 1853)

Young head, pg 2 (1854 to 1867)

Young head, pg 3 (1867 to 1879)

Young head, pg 4 (1879 to 1887)

Jubilee head (1887 to 1892)

Veiled head (1893 to 1901)


The Queen Victoria 'young head' UK shilling obverse features

the head of young Victoria facing left, with ribbons in her hair.


The reverse shows the words 'ONE SHILLING', with the royal

crown above, surrounded by an oak wreath tied with a bow.

Below is the date.


dates not minted for circulation : 1837, 1847


Victoria was the longest reigning British monarch at

nearly 64 years, until topped by Elizabeth II in 2015.

Victoria married Albert in 1840. The pair had 9 children,

who went on to marry in to royalty across Europe.

Victoria entered a protracted period of mourning

following Albert's death in 1861, lasting many years.

The Victorian era was one of dramatic change and

development in industry, science, culture, and politics.


12 pennies = 1 shilling = 1/20 of a pound

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