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Numismatics
Ruler: George II, King of England, 1683–1760, ruled 1727–60
Artist: Unknown

1 Farthing of George II, King of England from Unknown

1737

Silver

5.14 g, 6:00, 22.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.35622
Geography: 
Made in Ireland
Culture: 
Irish
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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