½ Penny Gloriovs III Vis - British Tars

½ Penny (Gloriovs III Vis - British Tars) -  obverse½ Penny (Gloriovs III Vis - British Tars) -  reverse

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Issuer United Kingdom
Type Token
Years 1771-1797
Value 1/2 Penny (1/480)
Currency Evasion tokens (1751-1797)
Composition Copper
Diameter 27 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 1797
Number N# 54613
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References Atkins# 271
James Atkins; 1892. The Tradesmen's Tokens of the Eighteenth Century. W.S. Lincoln, London, United Kingdom.


Bust right

Lettering: GLORIOVS. III. VIS.


Seated figure of Britannia left, date in exergue

Lettering: BRITISH TARS.



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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1771  29%
1797  86%

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