Numismatics
Ruler: George III, King of Great Britain, British, 1738–1820, ruled 1760–1820
Mint: London
Artist: Unknown

Copper Farthing of George III

1773

Copper

4.99 g, 6:00, 23.4 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Thomas H. Johns, B.A. 1818
2001.87.22974
Culture: 
British
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in London, England
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Thomas H. Johns, to about 1854; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1854 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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