George III 1799 Farthing

£20.00
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These farthings were produced in the style of the cartwheel coinage, these heavy copper pieces were a one year type coin and therefore scarce.

George III was known as the King who went Mad, said to have been caused by the death of his favourite daughter, Princess Amelia. During this time his son George IV (The Prince of Wales) acted as Prince Regent for the rest of George III Life. Previous to George's reign he was the was the longest reign monarch in British History.

In fine and very fine condition.
 
Specifications
  • Product Code:
    0422B