George I Farthing 'Dump' Issue, minted from copper at the Royal Mint, London in 1717.
A farthing is a 1/4 penny
Laureate bust of George I (first obverse) in armour facing right; around, GEORGIVS REX (translation: King George)
Britannia seated facing left holding an olive branch and a spear; resting at right, a shield; around, BRITANNIA.; in exergue, 1717
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
20 mm (Outside Diameter), 4.614 g (Weight)
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3661 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.