1799 George III Farthing

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Farthing Details:

Diameter : 23.5mm

Weight : 5.8 - 6.6g

Obverse Design:

George's bust facing right, abbreviated legend is as follows:

GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA REX

(King George III by the Grace of God)

Reverse Design:

Seated Britannia facing left, holding an olive branch and trident, with a shield at her side. Denomination "1 Farthing" below Britannia in between cinquefoils, legend is as follows:

BRITANNIA

 

 

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