1844 Third Farthing
Coins For Sale

 

Coin Details
Mintage : 1,301,000
Diameter : 16mm
Spink Ref : 3952
Weight : 1.57g
Reverse Design & Legend
Obverse Design & Legend
Seated Britannia facing right, holding a shield and trident, abbreviated legend is as follows: BRITANNIAR: REG: FID: DEF: (Queen of the Britains, Defender of the Faith) .
Victoria's bust facing left, date below bust, legend is as follows: VICTORIA DEI GRATIA (Victoria by the Grace of God)
Reverse Image
Obverse Image

Reverse 1

Normal

Image Courtesy of Gary Vaughan

Obverse A

Normal

Image Courtesy of Gary Vaughan

Reverse 2

RE for REG - This error occurred when changing the legend from REX to REG (King to Queen)

Note: Can also be found on a thin flan weighing approx 0.90g

Image Courtesy of John Spring

 

Reverse 3

Large G in REG

Image Courtesy of John Spring

 

Known Combinations
Reverse
Obverse
Ref No:
Peck No:
Comments
1
A
FTCG1844-VA-1A
1606
Normal
2
A
FTCG1844-VA-2A
1607
No G in REG
3
A
FTCG1844-VA-3A
1606
Large G in REG
 

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