Skilling Coin - Reverse
“A money formerly used in Scandinavia and northern Germany, in some places as a coin and in others as a money of account. It varied in value from 1/4d. in Denmark to nearly 1d. (about 2 cents) in Hamburg.”
This illustration is of the back of the copper coin and features two crossed arrows.
KeywordsGermany, reverse, coin, money, currency, danish, denmark, copper, scandinavia, Oscar I, skilling
William Dwight Whitney, PhD, LLD The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language (New York, NY: The Century Co., 1895) 5671