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1839 Half Farthing – Aboutfarthings

1839 Half Farthing

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Coin Details

Spink Ref : 3951
 
Diameter: 18mm
 
Weight : 2.4g

Obverse Image

Reverse Image

Obverse 1

Victoria’s bust facing left, abbreviated legend is as follows, VICTORIA D: G: BRITANNIAR: REGINA F: D: (Victoria by the Grace of God, Queen of Britains, Defender of the Faith)

Image courtesy of Gary Vaughan

Reverse A

“Half Farthing” with a royal crown above and the date below.

Image courtesy of Gary Vaughan

Known Die Combinations

Obverse
Reverse
Ref No:
Peck No:
Comments
1
A
FHCG1839-VA-1/A
1590
Normal
1
A
FHCG1839-VA-1/A-BCP
1591
Bronzed Copper Proof