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Pine tree shilling

Object Number: 
INV.12808c
Date: 
1652
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm ) diameter: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm )
Marks: 
Struck: Obverse: MASATHVSETS. IN Struck: Reverse: NE [in ligature] W ENGLAD. ANDOM 1652/XII
Description: 
Pine tree shilling. Obverse: a pine tree. Reverse: date above denomination in Roman numerals.
Gallery Label: 
Pine tree type coins were made in two sizes, large, as here, and smaller. The larger ones were made first, circa 1670 to 1675.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group