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  • 1697 William III Silver Shilling 24611
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1697 William III Silver Shilling

Struck in 1697, this William III shilling is struck in sterling silver and has been by our expert numismatists.

Photographs shown may not be the actual coin and may differ in terms of grade, die numbers, design flaws and other minor details. Contact us if you require a photograph prior to purchase.

From £650.00

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William of Orange had married Mary Stuart and had reigned as co-regnal monarchs until her death in 1694. William III continued to rule as King for a further 8 years. During William III’s rule the Declaration of Rights was signed which marked a major change in the course of British parliamentary history. The declaration was principally an assertion of the rights of Parliament in its relations with the Crown and effectively confirmed a shift in the balance of power from the Crown to Parliament.

 

The Declaration of Rights encompasses the Bill of Rights and Claim of Right which ensure free and regular elections, freedom of speech in Parliament, the proper distribution of governmental power and protection of the rights of subjects and citizens. The principals of which is still used by British parliamentary government is used by other countries around the world.

Obverse

The obverse bears the third draped laureate portrait of William III facing right by engraver, James Croker. The obverse features the legend GVLIELMUS· III·DEI·GRA which translates to WILLIAM III By the Grace of God.

Reverse

The reverse displays the four crowned cruciformed shields with the Lion of Nassau at centre. The coin bears the legend MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX split date 16 97. The Latin legend translates to King of Great Britain, France and Ireland.

Terms of Sale

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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Delivery

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £9. 

International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

Orders under £60

Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.

International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

 

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +44 1253 343 081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

 

Postage Insurance

We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

Orders < £1000 there is no additional fee

Orders > £1000 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1000 we apply a £1 fee. 

 

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Diameter 25mm
Fineness 0.925
Weight 6.1g
Obverse Engraver James Croaker
Reverse Engraver John Roettier
Mint The Royal Mint