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.
- United Kingdom
- Year/Period and Variation
- Penny (Cartwheel) 1797 George III
- Uncirculated (not released for circulation)