Proof 1/3 Farthing, Issued by Malta, 1878
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Laureate head of the queen with plain bands forming bow at back facing left; around, VICTORIA D. G. BRITT. REG. F. D.

Reverse Description

Within an oak wreath and below the royal crown, ONE THIRD / FARTHING / 1878

Edge Description



This coin was supplied by the Royal Mint, London to the Melbourne Mint for their display at the 1880 Melbourne International Exhibition and was retained and shown again at the 1888 Centennial International Exhibition.

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