Great Britain 1/3, 1/2, and 1 Farthing, 1/2 Penny, and Penny (Gulielmus) 1831 to 1837
Look at the gorgeous specimen in the picture, Sean. It comes from Coin House SESAM Basel. It is probably in much better condition than your coin, because one rarely sees them this nice.
Coin: 679 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: sean, Sat, 20-Jun-2009 13:32:30 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Wed, 22-Aug-2012 03:31:52 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 09-Aug-2014 12:32:06 GMT
Requester description: 1831 On the front of the coin is a right side bust of William IIII. Behind him says GULIELMUS IIII and in front of him says DEI GRATIA 1831 is the date. On the back side is a pic of a lady sitting holding a shield and a triton, behind her are the words BRITANNIAR: REX FID: DEF: with a floral design under her. Coin is about an inch and a quarter in diameter. It maybe made of copper not sure.
Tags: great britain 1 3 2 farthing cent peny cents pennys pennies penny william willaim guliflmus gvlielmvs guilemus gulielmus gulilmus guilelmus guliemos britannia shield trident thonged thong ptichfork pronged pitchfork fork prongs triton pitch pittchfork rose tone bust iiii dei gratia grattia woman empress lsdy femal women lady female feminine womans females womens ladys princess girl ladies sit sitting sits britainniar brittaniar britanniar brittanniar btritannair rex fid def flower blossom fler fleurs leis lisse flur folwers stems floral lily posy bouquet flowers flour fllower bud fleur bloomed floret floer stem flowery lilys fluer fleures pedals an quarter copper coppers bronze coppery brass throne chair seat flowerettes rosettes rossette rosette coat arms coats crests insignia crest creast