George I, Farthing, 1719

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George I (1714-27), Farthing, 1719, second issue, laureate and cuirassed bust right, large letters in legend, GEORGIVS.REX., linear circle and toothed border both sides, rev inverted die axis, Britannia seated…
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Description

George I (1714-27), Farthing, 1719, second issue, laureate and cuirassed bust right, large letters in legend, GEORGIVS.REX., linear circle and toothed border both sides, rev inverted die axis, Britannia seated on globe with spear, shield and spray of leaves, date in exergue, BRITAN NIA. (Peck 807; S 3662).

Some patchy verdigris on the obverse, retaining some lustre, good very fine.

ex Strickland Neville Rolfe Collection (1789-1852), Baldwin Auction 65, 5th May 2010, lot 1386.

Specification

Period 1714 - 1727 AD
Date 1719
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Farthings

Coin Ruler

George I

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Copper

Mint Mark

Second issue

References S 3662

Provenance

ex Strickland Neville Rolfe Collection (1789-1852), Baldwin Auction 65, 5th May 2010, lot 1386.

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