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1 Penny Peace & Plenty - Melbourne, Victoria

1 Penny (Peace & Plenty - Melbourne, Victoria) -  obverse 1 Penny (Peace & Plenty - Melbourne, Victoria) -  reverse

Features

Country Australia - Colonial
Type Token
Years 1858-1859
Value 1 Penny (1/240)
Composition Copper
Diameter 34 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# Tn285
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Australian Arms with risen sun as crest. Emu on left and kangaroo on right supporting shield

Lettering:
PEACE & PLENTY
ADVANCE AUSTRALIA
1859

Reverse

Justice seated left facing forward, right hand holding balance scales aloft, left with cornucopia at side, ship right at left, date in exergue below

Lettering: 1859

Edge

Smooth edge, beaded rim

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1858  KM#285.1 (without date) four varieties exist
1859  KM#285 (date without legend)
1859  KM#285 (date without legend) more space between P in PEACE and back of emu

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