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Token - 1/2 Penny, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1815 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 30902

Summary:
1/2 Penny, Issued by, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1815
Minted by Thomas Halliday, Birmingham
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Robert (Bob) Edwards, 1989
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 26 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 6.21 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: TRADE TOKENS
Secondary Classification: Canada - Nova Scotia
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1815 AD
Denomination: 1/2 Penny
Obverse Description: Laureate and draped bust of George III facing right; around, HALFPENNY TOKEN 1815
Reverse Description: Ship with three masts under sail to right; around below, HALIFAX
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Nova Scotia, Canada, 1815
References: H&W 65
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Robert Willey, Dr James Haxby, Coins of Canada, Racine, Wisconsin, 1972, 107 - 108 Pages

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