Copper coin; Denomination: Halfpenny
Soho Mint, Birmingham
George III (1760-1820), 2nd issue

Obverse Description

Laureate and draped bust of the King facing right; around, GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA REX

Reverse Description

Britannia seated facing left on a rock, with waves below cut off in a semi-circle, holding a trident and extending an olive branch, a shield rests against the rock at right; background left, a sailing ship; below, 1799; around above, BRITANNIA

Edge Description

Grained in groove

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