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Pine Tree Threepence

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This Pine Tree threepence is #36 in Noe's sequence. It is the only threepence without pellets to the left and right of the tree and with a rosette following the D on the reverse inscription.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green

British Colonial Issue, dated 1652; struck 1667–74

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Noe 36; Crosby 2a-B; Breen 49

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 15.8-16 mm, 1 gm (5/8 in., 0.04 oz.)

Accession Number

17.299

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins