GEORGE I, 1717 'DUMP' ISSUE HALFPENNY

GEORGE I, 1717 'DUMP' ISSUE HALFPENNY

Code: 10618

£295.00
 

George I, 1717 “Dump” issue Copper Halfpenny
First issue
Obverse: Laureate and cuirassed bust facing right, with toothed border and Latin legend surrounding: GEORCIVS . REX .
 Reverse: Britannia seated left on globe, with shield, spear and spray of leaves, date in exergue, with toothed border and legend surrounding: BRITAN NIA.
Inverted die axis.
Peck 768; S.3659. 
25 mm in diameter, 10 grams.
Toned, about good very fine.