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1790 Pattern Copper Droz Farthing

Item Reference: C190001707 Sold Share
George III (1760-1820), Pattern Farthing, 1790, in bronzed copper, by William Joseph Taylor after Jean-Pierre Droz, diamond and flower stops, laureate head facing right with hair extending inward under the…
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Description

George III (1760-1820), Pattern Farthing, 1790, in bronzed copper, by William Joseph Taylor after Jean-Pierre Droz, diamond and flower stops, laureate head facing right with hair extending inward under the truncation, legend reads GEORGIVS III. D .G . REX. Rev, legend reads BRITAN-NIA, Britannia seated left on globe, holding spear and shield in left hand, right hand pointing, DR. F. and date within exergue, edge struck plain (BMC. 1035; R37).

About as struck, bold, with a dark coppery tone.

Specification

Period 1760 - 1820
Date 1790
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Farthings

Coin Ruler

George III

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Copper

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