Grading and value


VG = Very good, F = Fine, VF = Very fine, EF = Extremely fine = aUnc = Almost uncirculated, Unc = Uncirculated

1897 Threepence

The 1897 UK threepence obverse features the robed bust of the older Queen Victoria, facing left, adorned with jewellery, and wearing a tiara beneath a veil.  The surrounding legend reads: ‘VICTORIA-DEI-GRA-BRITT-REGINA-FID-DEF IND-IMP-‘

The reverse shows the royal crown above the number ‘3’, with the date divided to either side.

 A wreath with a bow at the base surrounds the main design.