Victoria Penny 1855, KM739, S-3948. Variety with plain trident. Fabulous back light effect with original luster peeking out from behind Victoria and Britannia, complete with aqua and rose highlights. PCGS MS 63 Brown Population [6/8] Total of 24 graded by PCGS. Census [15/33] Total of 78 graded by NGC. Please ensure you view our high resolution photos. Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. From 20 June 1837 until her death. On 1 May 1876, she adopted the additional title of Empress of India. Known as the Victorian era. Her reign of 63 years and seven months was longer than that of any of her predecessors. It was a period of industrial, cultural, political, scientific, and military change within the United Kingdom, and was marked by a great expansion of the British Empire. Victoria was the daughter of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn. The fourth son of King George III. , and Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. After both the Duke and his father died in 1820, she was raised under close supervision. By her mother and her comptroller. She inherited the throne aged 18 after her father’s three elder brothers died without surviving legitimate issue. The United Kingdom was an established constitutional monarchy. In which the sovereign held relatively little direct political power. Privately, she attempted to influence government policy and ministerial appointments; publicly, she became a national icon who was identified with strict standards of personal morality. Victoria married her cousin Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Married into royal and noble families across the continent, earning Victoria the sobriquet. “The grandmother of Europe” and spreading haemophilia in European royalty. After Albert’s death in 1861, Victoria plunged into deep mourning and avoided public appearances. As a result of her seclusion, republicanism in the United Kingdom. Temporarily gained strength, but in the latter half of her reign, her popularity recovered. And Diamond Jubilees were times of public celebration. She died on the Isle of Wight. The last British monarch. Of the House of Hanover. She was succeeded by her son Edward VII. Of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. The item “Great Britain Victoria Penny 1857 PCGS MS63 Brown Cameo Masterpiece” is in sale since Tuesday, November 26, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\UK (Great Britain)\Penny”. The seller is “appreciatingobjects” and is located in Hampton, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Certification: PCGS
- Grade: MS 63 Brown
- Year: 1857
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Composition: Copper