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1736 Superb Copper Proof Halfpenny

Summary
ID Number: 230
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: S.6605, KM.125
Grade: Superb Proof Red and Brown
Weight: 8.32 g.
Date: 1736
Denomination: Copper Halfpenny
Pedigree: ex DNW June 2010, L.1371.
Ruler: George II, 1727-1760
Price: $3200. sold
Additional Details
Ireland under George II, 1727-1760.  The Young Head Coinage of 1736 - 1755.  A Superb Copper Proof Halfpenny of 1736.  S.6605; KM.125.  8.32 g., coin orientation, plain edge.  Laureate bust of George II l., around GEORGIUS .  II . R E X .  The top ribbon points to the left of the rt. foot of X.  Rev. Crowned harp of 9 strings divides the date 17  36 at the bottom, H I B E R N I A . well spaced  around at the top.  A central reverse pellet is on the 6th harp string.  A superb Gem Proof, fully struck, showing no hairlines and about half the original red color.  Ex DNW June 2010, L.1371.
Photos
Obverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
Reverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
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