Copper coin; Denomination: halfpenny
Royal Mint, London
George I (1714-1727), Dump issue
Laureate bust of George I 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
26 mm (Outside Diameter), 9.605 g (Weight)
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3659 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.