1/2 Penny, Issued by Jamaica, 1902
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned and draped bust of the King facing right, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, EDWARD VII KING AND EMPEROR; below between two beads, 1902; below the bust truncation, the artist's initials, DES

Reverse Description

Within a beaded circle a shield bearing the arms and crest of the colony, around below on scroll INDUS UTERQUE SERVIET UNI; around, JAMAICA HALF PENNY

Edge Description



This coin is part of a date set collected by Alfred Chitty in Australia, most coins show circulation wear.

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