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06/22/2017 I By Deborah Choate
Silver of the Georgian Era
The Georgian Era is a period of British history from 1714-1830 as marked by the reigns of George I, George II, George III, and George IV, the first four Hanoverian kings of Great Britain. The era saw a remarkable increase in innovation, the expansion of the British Empire, and a flowering of the arts.
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