Three Halfpence 1843, Coin from United Kingdom - detailed information

Three Halfpence 1843, Coin from United Kingdom
CoinThree Halfpence 1843

MintRoyal Mint Mintage475,000
Obverse
United Kingdom / Three Halfpence 1843 - obverse photo

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
United Kingdom / Three Halfpence 1843 - reverse photo

Within an oak wreath the denomination, 1 1/2 [pence]; above, crown; below, the date 1843.

Reverse Inscription 1 1/2 1843
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Three Halfpence 1843: Known varieties
Variety Proof
Mintage unknown
Variety Overdate 1843/34
Mintage unknown
Variety Proof Overdate 1843/34
Mintage unknown
Details

According Spink, "extremely rare".

Three Halfpence 1843: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Spink, Coins of England and the United Kingdom Varieties Proof, Overdate, Proof Overdate
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Three Halfpence 1843: Details
CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyPound Sterling (pre-decimal)
PeriodPound Sterling (pre-decimal) (1801 - 1971)
Coin TypeThree Halfpence
Issued1843
MonarchQueen Victoria
EffigyPortrait by William Wyon (Young Head)
Face Value1 1/2 (x Penny)
Mintage475,000
CurrentNo
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 1843: Photos
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Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1843
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Coin - 3 Halfpence, Jamaica, 1843
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