Copper coin; Denomination: Penny
Soho Mint, Birmingham
George III (1760-1820), 4th. issue.
Laureate and draped bust of the King facing right; around, GEORGIVS III D: G: REX; below, 1806
Britannia seated facing left on a rock holding a trident and extending an olive branch, a shield rests against the rock at right; background left, a sailing ship; around above, BRITANNIA. The mint name, SOHO on right end of rock.
Grained in groove
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), Mr Alfred Chitty, 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
34 mm (Outside Diameter), 19.079 g (Weight)
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3780 Pages