½ Penny Token Field Marshal Wellington - Small legend letters

½ Penny Token (Field Marshal Wellington - Small legend letters) -  obverse½ Penny Token (Field Marshal Wellington - Small legend letters) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Lower Canada (Canadian provinces)
Type Token
Year 1813
Value ½ Penny (1⁄480)
Currency Pound
Composition Copper
Weight 8.9 g
Diameter 28.0 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 81405
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References CCT# WE-2B,
Clément Chapados-Girard; 2019. Canadian Colonial Tokens (10th edition). Charlton Press, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
Breton His# 972
Pierre Napoléon Breton; 1894. Histoire illustrée des monnaies et jetons du Canada. P.N. Breton & Co., Montreal, Canada.

Series: Wellington tokens

Obverse

Bust of Wellington left, legend around.

Lettering: FIELD MARSHAL WELLINGTON

Reverse

Britannia seated left legend around.

Lettering: HALFPENNY TOKEN

Edge

Engrailed or Plain

Comments

Weight: 7.8 - 10.g
Diameter: 27.7 - 28.2mm

→ WE-2B1 - Trident, Thick flan & Plain edge
→ WE-2B2 - Trident, Thick flan & Engrailed edge
→ WE-2B3 - Trident, Thin flan & Engrailed edge
→ WE-2B4 - Spear & Engrailed edge

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1813)  23% WE-2B1
ND (1813)  46% WE-2B2
ND (1813)  23% WE-2B3
ND (1813)  23% WE-2B4

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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