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Circulated 1775 Halfpenny ex Dudley Westrop

ID Number: 5453
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: S.6614
Grade: Very Fine w/degraded surfaces
Weight: 8.20 g., 28 mm
Date: 1775
Denomination: Halfpenny
Pedigree: ex Dudley Westrop
Ruler: George III, 1760 - 1820
Price: $100.
Additional Details
Ireland under George III, 1760-1820.  Laureate Bust coinage with long hair, 1774-1782.  A 1775 Halfpenny of 9 Strings, S.6614, 8.20 g., 28 mm., coin orientation, plain edge.  Laureate bust rt. of George III with long hair, legend around GEORGIVS   .   I I I . R E X ., with the pellets at middle height.  Rev. crowned harp of 9 strings divides date at bottom 17  75, with H I B E R N I A . around at the top.  Top of crown to midpoint of E and R. 

Very Fine with surfaces a bit degraded.  $100.

Ex Dudley Westrop, the Keeper of the Coin for the Dublin Museum in 1916, Sale 22 April 2005, L.109 part.
Obverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
Reverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
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