Copper coin; Denomination: Halfpenny
Royal Mint, London
George III (1760-1820), 1st issue.
Laureate bust of the King facing right wearing armour; around, GEORGIVS III REX
Britannia seated facing left on a globe, holding a spear and an olive branch, a shield rests against the globe at right; around, BRITANNIA.; in exergue, 1773
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 May 1976
Type of item
28 mm (Outside Diameter), 10.012 g (Weight)
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., Spink 3774 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.