United Kingdom. Penny (Cartwheel) 1797 George III

Description
United Kingdom. Penny (Cartwheel) 1797 George III
Uncirculated (not released for circulation)

The first issue struck in 1797 was remarkable for many reasons. It was the first time a penny coin had been minted in copper. It was also the first copper coin to have been minted in more than 20 years! ... A twopence was also minted but it was not continued.

Lot details
Country/province
United Kingdom
Year/Period and Variation
Penny (Cartwheel) 1797 George III
Condition
Uncirculated (not released for circulation)
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