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Detailed information about coin type: Penny (Britannia, third design, small) from United Kingdom:

Coin type: Penny (Britannia, third design, small)
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Sub-type ofPenny (Pre-decimal) Sub-types
Face value1 (x Penny)
Years produced1874 - 1894 CurrentNo (demonetised 1971)
MaterialBronze Designer
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)8.8000
Obverse

Effigy of the ruling monarch, legend.

Obverse inscription

Legend of the ruling monarch

Reverse

Reverse inscription

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None