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A 1692 Halfpenny of 12 Strings

Summary
ID Number: 5645
Category: Irish Coins 1600 - 1823
Catalogue Number: S.6597; KM.109
Grade: VF
Weight: 7.62 g., 26 mm.
Date: 1692
Denomination: Copper Halfpenny
Ruler: William and Mary, 1689-1694
Price: $150.
Additional Details
Ireland under William and Mary, 1689-1694.  A 1692 Halfpenny of 12 Strings, S.6597, KM.109, 7.20 g., 26 mm., medal orientation, edge grained right.  Conjoined busts of William and Mary rt., legend around, GVLIELMVS.ET.MARIA.DEI.GRATIA, with pellets at middle height or slightly above.  Front of hair under space bet D and E in DEI.  Rev. large crowned harp of 12 strings  divides date, 16  92, with legend around, MAG.BR.FR.ET.HIB.REX.ET.REGINA, with pellets at approximate middle height.  Date clear of all devices w  9 extremely close to harp.  

Very Fine or better for details, a bump at 10 o'clock to the reverse only, some small verdigris on the rev.  Nice tan chocolate surfaces.  $150. 



Photos
Obverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
Reverse side
Princess Kaiulani Collection
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