Proof Farthing, Issued by Isle of Man, 1860
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Head of Queen Victoria facing left, plain bands in hair; below, 1860; around above, VICTORIA DEI GRATIA; the artist's initials WW incuse on neck truncation

Reverse Description

Arms of Isle of Man - the triskelis: three legs joined at the upper part of the thigh, flexed, garnished and spurred; around, QVOCVNQVE IECERIS STABIT (wherever you throw, it will stand)

Edge Description



This coin was exhibited by the Melbourne Mint in the 1880 and 1888 Melbourne International Exhibitions

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