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Mary II, farthing

Circular coin, a farthing, of Mary II, ruler of England (r. 1662-1694). Beaded rim on both faces. Obverse: Profile bust of Mary, looking to the proper left; inscribed at the edge "MARIA II DEI GRA". Reverse: A rose; inscribed above "EX CANDOR DECVS".

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at the edge "MARIA II DEI GRA". Reverse: Inscribed above "EX CANDOR DECVS".

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry G. Pickering

English, 1662–94

Object Place

England

Accession Number

26.384

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins