Copper coin; Denomination: Farthing
Soho Mint, Birmingham
George III (1760-1820), 2nd issue
Laureate and draped bust of the King facing right; around, GEORGIVS III DEI GRATIA REX; below, 1799
Britannia seated facing left on a rock holding a trident and extending an olive branch, a shield rests against the rock at right with SOHO extending from base; around above, BRITANNIA; around below, 1 FARTHING
Grained in groove
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
23 mm (Outside Diameter), 6.074 g (Weight)
[Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
[Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3779 Pages