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British penny
Description 1861 British penny (one-cent coin). Its front is engraved with the image of Queen Victoria in profile surrounded by the Latin motto "Victoria D[ei] G[ratia] Britt[ania] Reg[ina] F[idei] D[efensatrix] (Victoria, by the grace of God queen of Britain, defender of the faith.)" Its back is engraved with the image of Britannia seated on her shield surrounded by the words, "One Penny" and the year 1861.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 1 3/16 inches diameter
Nomenclature Coin
Creation Made in England
Subjects Image of: Victoria, Queen of Great Britain
Made in England
Numismatics & Philatelics. Coins
Dates Creation: 1861
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1NU.221.1
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