Victoria (1837-1901), Bronze Penny, 1879

Item Reference: C212003245 In Stock Share
Victoria (1837-1901), Bronze Penny, 1879, young laureate bust left, toothed border and inner linear circle both sides, legend surrounds VICTORIA DG BRITT REG FD. Rev, Britannia seated right, holding trident,…
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Description

Victoria (1837-1901), Bronze Penny, 1879, young laureate bust left, toothed border and inner linear circle both sides, legend surrounds VICTORIA DG BRITT REG FD. Rev, Britannia seated right, holding trident, bell shaped lighthouse to left, ship in sail sea in front, reads ONE PENNY around, date in exergue (S.3954; Freeman 97: Dies 9 & J; BMC.1715).

Red Brown tone, hints of deep purples in the outer fields, underlying mint brilliance with traces of original lustre. Minimal surface markings, some toning spots on reverse. Uncirculated, much eye appeal.

Specification

Period 1837 - 1901
Date 1879
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Penny

Coin Ruler

Victoria

Country

England

Coin House

House of Hanover

Metal

Bronze

Mint Mark

Tower mint

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