George III, Bronzed Proof Halfpenny, 1799

Item Reference: C223015873 Reserved Share
George III (1760-1820), Bronzed Copper Proof Halfpenny, Third issue, 1799, laureate and draped bust right, brooch with six square jewels, K on shoulder for Kuchler legend reads GEORGIUS III DEI…
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Description

George III (1760-1820), Bronzed Copper Proof Halfpenny, Third issue, 1799, laureate and draped bust right, brooch with six square jewels, K on shoulder for Kuchler legend reads GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA REX. Rev. Britannia seated left with olive branch bearing 14 leaves, trident and shield has thin raised rim, ship to left with large flag and a raised line on the hull, legend BRITANNNIA above, date below, edge grained (BMC.1234. KH 16, plate 25). Dark proof lustrous tone, some carbon streaks and a little discoloration. Otherwise good extremely fine and a fine example of the Proof issue.

Specification

Date 1799
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Halfpennies

Coin Ruler

George III

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Third issue

References BMC.1234. KH 16, plate 25

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