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Coin: Three Halfpence 1837
Description

CountryUnited Kingdom CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
Face value1 1/2 (x Penny) TypeThree Halfpence
Year1837 CurrentNo
Mintage31,000 (31000)
Mints
NameMintageMint mark
Royal Mint 31,000 (31000) No mint mark
Material0.925 Silver Designer
MonarchKing William IV EffigyPortrait by William Wyon
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)12 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)0.7100
Obverse

Bare head of King William IV facing right; around, GULIELMUS IIII D: G: BRITANNIAR: REX F: D:.

Obverse inscription GULIELMUS IIII D: G: BRITANNIAR: REX F: D:
Reverse

Within an oak wreath the denomination, 1 1/2 [pence]; above, crown; below, the date 1837.

Reverse inscription

1 1/2 1837

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Three Halfpence 1837: Photos
Three Halfpence 1837: Photo Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1837
Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1837
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Three Halfpence 1837: Photo Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1837
Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1837
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Three Halfpence 1837: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsGreat Britain KM# 719
Spink/Seaby, Coins of England and the United Kingdom3839
Three Halfpence 1837: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museum Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
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Three Halfpence 1837: Some useful external links
Museum Victoria Collections: Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1837
List of all (13) coins of type: United Kingdom / Three Halfpence
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Three Halfpence 1870 (Proof only)