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Sweden 1/4, 1/2 and 1 Skilling  1819 to 1830
Sweden 1/4, 1/2 and 1 Skilling 1819 to 1830

The large monogram on the obverse on this coin is the royal cypher of Carl XIV of Sweden, often known in English as Charles XIV John. The design is the same for the quarter, half and whole skilling coins except for the numeral showing the denomination. They also vary considerably in weight and size.

1/4 SKILLING COMMON DATES
worn: $1 US dollar approximate catalog value
average circulated: $10
well preserved: $35
fully uncirculated: $70

1/4 SKILLING BETTER DATES
1824: $75 average circulated, $160 well preserved
1830: $75 average circulated, $175 well preserved

1/2 SKILLING COMMON DATES
worn: $2
average circulated: $12
well preserved: $50
fully uncirculated: $100

1/2 SKILLING BETTER DATES
1824: $30 average circulated, $100 well preserved
1825: $65 average circulated, $140 well preserved
1827 with 'SKIL- (arrows) -LING': $10 average circulated, $50 well preserved (same as common dates)
1827 with 'SKIL (arrows) LING': $25 average circulated, $100 well preserved
1830: $15 average circulated, $65 well preserved

1 SKILLING COMMON DATES
worn: $3
average circulated: $22
well preserved: $90
fully uncirculated: $185

1 SKILLING BETTER DATES
1827: $40 average circulated, $140 well preserved

If the date of your coin is not specifically listed, then it is a common date. Coins that are bent, scratched, corroded or have other issues will be worth zero. Please refer to our Important Terminology page in order to interpret the catalog values used above.

Coin: 18837 , Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: nthn, Mon, 02-Mar-2015 19:17:03 GMT
Answered by: Chris, Tue, 03-Mar-2015 02:12:46 GMT
Requester description: 1930 On the front there are two arrows crossed with 1/2 at the top and SKILLING written in the middle. The back has a large C with XIV inside. The C has a crown on top of it. It is a Swedish coin. 1/2 Skilling 1/2 skilling C XIV
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