Halfpenny 1707 (Pattern), Coin from Great Britain - detailed information

Halfpenny 1707 (Pattern), Coin from Great Britain
CoinHalfpenny 1707 (Pattern)

This pattern was struck after the Act of the Union in 1707. It is not dated, but would probably have been prepared to promote Her Majesty's new title soon after England and Scotland were united into Great Britain.

MintRoyal Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintageunknown
Obverse
Great Britain / Halfpenny 1707 (Pattern) - obverse photo

Draped bust of Queen Anne facing left; around, the monarch's legend ANNA D G MAG BR FR ET HIB REG; translated from Latin: Anne, by the Grace of God, Queen of Great Britain, France and Ireland.

Obverse Inscription ANNA D G MAG BR FR ET HIB REG
Reverse
Great Britain / Halfpenny 1707 (Pattern) - reverse photo

Rose and thistle growing from a single stem below a crown. There is no legend.

Reverse Inscription (none)
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Notes

Additional information:

[Book] Grueber, Herbert A. 1899. Handbook of the coins of Great Britain and Ireland in the British Museum., Greuber 803 Pages

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Halfpenny 1707 (Pattern): Details
CountryGreat Britain
CurrencyPound Sterling (Great Britain)
Coin TypeHalfpenny (Pattern)
Issued1707
MonarchQueen Anne
EffigyDraped Bust
Face Value1/2 (x Penny)
Circulation MintageNone
Total Mintageunknown
CurrentNo
MaterialBronze
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationCoin Alignment (Axis 6)
Size (mm)29
Mass (g)10.5460
OCC IDRWKZ-OJNC-LLWN-OXGL
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Halfpenny 1707 (Pattern): Photos
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Pattern Coin - Halfpenny, Queen Anne, England, Great Britain, 1707-1714
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Pattern Coin - Halfpenny, Queen Anne, England, Great Britain, 1707-1714
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