RULE BRITANNIA COINAGE 34

RULE BRITANNIA COINAGE 34

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PRE-DECIMAL COIN COLLECTIONS: Rule Britannia

This coin collection includes authentic pre-decimal coins struck during the years of national “glory,” but are no longer in circulation. A farthing (1/4th of a penny), half penny, penny and a brass three pence are affixed on a illustrated card honouring the Battle of Britain. All of the coins are dated and were issued by the Royal Mint during WW11. A very nice piece of history. Order now PRE-DECIMAL COIN COLLECTIONS: Rule Britannia.

Description

Rule Britannia    Coinage 34

This interesting carded collection of four genuine pre-decimal coins spanning the period of WW11. Its background is a
picture of Britannia and the RAF in The Dambusters Raid in May of 1943, during the Battle of Britain. Coins include:

FARTHING: Was originally introduced by the Royal Mint in 1672 and was discontinued in 1956. Your coin is dated in the 1940s.

HALFPENNY: Was originally introduced 1n 1672 and was discontinued in 1967 when Great Britain converted to the decimal system. Your
coin is dated in the 1940s.

PENNY: Was originally introduced in 1797 and was discontinued in 1967. Your coin went into circulation in the 1940s

THREE PENCE: Originally minted and placed into circulation in 1937 and discontinued in 1967.