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Coin from the United Kingdom (counterstamped)

unsure of denomination--penny or twopence? Obv: GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA / 1819 around a bust to right with a counterstamp on the neck Rev: BRITANNIARUM REX FID: DEF:

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

1819

Object Place

United Kingdom

Accession Number

2004.1639

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins