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Rosa Americana

Obv: GEORGIUS·D:G:REX· around a portrait bust of George I facing right Rev: ·ROSA·AMERI·UTILE·DULCI·1722 around an open rose head Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

British Royal Patent Issue, 1722

Object Place

Various, England for the American Colonies

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 133 (cast copy?)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cast brass composition or base metal?




Numismatics, Coins