United Kingdom: Coin Three Halfpence 1840 - detailed information

United Kingdom: Coin Three Halfpence 1840
CoinThree Halfpence 1840

MintRoyal Mint
Obverse

Head of Queen Victoria with plain band and fillet around hair; around, VICTORIA D: G: BRITANNIAR: REGINA F: D:.

Obverse Inscription VICTORIA D: G: BRITANNIAR: REGINA F: D:
Reverse

Within an oak wreath the denomination, 1 1/2 [pence]; above, crown; below, the date 1840.

Reverse Inscription 1 1/2 1840
EdgePlain
Edge InscriptionNone
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Three Halfpence 1840: Details
CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
PeriodPound Sterling (pre-decimal) (1801 - 1971)
Coin TypeThree Halfpence
Issued1840
MonarchQueen Victoria
EffigyPortrait by William Wyon (Young Head)
Face Value1 1/2 (x Penny)
CurrentNo
Mintage95,000
Material0.925 Silver
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationReversed (Coin Alignment, Axis 6)
Size (mm)12
Mass (g)0.7100
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Three Halfpence 1840: Catalogue Reference IDs