Victorian Silver Queen Victoria Jubilee Shilling Propelling Pencil

Sampson Mordan & Co, London c1887
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A rare Victorian novelty silver Pencil, made from two joined Queen Victoria Jubilee Head Shillings, with attached suspension ring.

By Sampson Mordan & Co, London, c1887-1892.

Open 49 mm
Closed 24 mm

The Queen Victoria era 'jubilee head' United Kingdom shilling obverse features the robed jubilee bust of the mature Victoria,
facing left, adorned with jewellery, veil, and a small crown. The reverse shows a shield with the royal crown above. The quadrants represent member kingdoms of the UK: 3 lions for England, 1 lion for Scotland, and harp for Ireland. The design is surrounded by a garter, with the date below.

Reserved - £765.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair and in full working order
Dimensions
DIA
24 mm (0.94 inches)
Weight
14.30 Grams (0.46 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
LR240221
Medium
Silver