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Rosa Americana

Obv: GEORGIUS·DEI · GRATIA·REX· around a bust of George I facing right Rev: *ROSA·AMERICANA*UTILE·DULCI·1722 around an open rose head Edge: plain

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

British Royal Patent Issue, 1722

Mint

London or Bristol, England

Place of Use

American Colonies

Catalogue Raisonné

Breen 116

Accession Number

01.4963

Medium or Technique

Brass composition or bath metal

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins