Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    An English coin at one time worth six shillings and later (since 1849) two shillings.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A coin originally made at Florence, now of the value of about two English shillings.