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1682 Halfpenny 13 String Harp

Summary
ID Number: 5420
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: S.6575; KM.91
Grade: Very Fine
Weight: 8.00 g.
Date: 1682
Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler: Charles II 1645-1685
Price: $175.
Additional Details
Ireland under Charles II, 1645-1685.  Armstrong and Legge's Regal Coinage of 1680-1684.  A 1682 Halfpenny of 13 Strings, S.6575, KM.91, 8.00 g., medal orientation, edge grained a bit crudely to the left.   Laureate and draped bust rt. of Charles II, small lettered legend around CAROLVS.II   DEI.GRATIA, with pellets in legends at bottom level.   Rev. crowned harp of 13 strings divides date 16  82, small lettered legend around  MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB.REX, with pellets in legends at bottom level.   X distant and to bottom of  first 1;  8 clears and a bit left of harp.  Very Fine with pleasing flan.  $175.
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Obverse side
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Reverse side
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