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1760 Voce Populi Farthing w Large Letters

ID Number: 5593
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: D&F 578 Large Letters
Grade: Good VF w attempted obverse piercing
Weight: 3.53 g.
Date: 1760
Denomination: copper farthing
Pedigree: ex John Van Vranken collection
Ruler: George III, 1760 - 1820
Price: $600.
Additional Details
George III, 1760 - 1820.  A Voce Populi copper farthing 1760.  3.53 g.  D&F 578 Large Letters.

The Red Book, p. 51,  lists a small and large lettered Voce Populi farthing.  Both are rare, this large lettered die being the more common, w Very Fine listed at $1250.

The best reference for these is Issue No. 47, October 1976, of the Colonial Newsletter, found online at...

Good Very Fine.  Dark chocolate surfaces w old toning.  Attempted obverse piercing$600.
Obverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
Reverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
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