George III Cartwheel Twopence 1797


George III (1760-1820) copper "Cartwheel" twopence, second copper issue, dated 1797. At two ounces, this was the heaviest regal copper coin issued for general circulation. Unfortunately, the soft copper was prone to bruising. Good collectable condition, see photograph.

Spink No: S.3776. Diameter 40mm. VF-. £75.00

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