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

Half penny of George III from Ireland

1766

Bronze

8.43 g, 6:00, 27.25 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Charles Wyllys Betts, B.A. 1867, M.A. 1871
2001.87.41252
Culture: 
Irish
Period: 
18th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Country Ireland
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Charles Wyllys Betts, to about 1887; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1887 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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