crown-piece definition

  • noun:
    • A British gold coin really worth five shillings, or even the 4th section of a pound sterling. See crown, n., 13.
    • A strap in a bridle, head-stall, or halter, which passes over the head of the horse and is guaranteed by buckles to the cheek-straps.
    • The crown-sheet or top full bowl of the fire-box of an internally fired boiler.

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