Regal two pence coin, 1797.

Made:
1797 in Soho Manufactory
maker:
Matthew Boulton
and
James Watt

Coin, copper, 40mm diameter. Regal two pence, 1797. 'Cartwheel'. The Royal Mint, 1797, Regal twopenny piece. Obverse Bust of George III etc. Reverse Britannia etc. Notes This was twice the weight of the penny (1977-2381/147), made at Soho Manufactory

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Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1977-381/145
type:
coins
credit:
Mr. J. Newmark.

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