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Hibernia Half Penny Coin 1760

Hibernia Half Penny Coin 1760

On this page, we will tell you all about the Hibernia Half Penny Coin minted in the year 1760.

If this is not what you are looking for, you may be interested in the Hibernia Half Penny 1722.

A little background about the 1/2 Penny coin, The Hibernia Half Penny Coin was part of the George II 1727-1760 coin series of Ireland-Hibernia. Produced in the year 1760 at the Royal Mint, Tower Hill Site, London, Great Brittain (1809-1967) mint. Unfortunately, it is unknown exactly how many were produced.

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Identifying Features

The standard globally for identifying coins is the KM Code. This Hibernia Half Penny Coin is referred to by the KM code KM# 136. The KM code is a unique reference number assigned to each coin.

Below are some other Identifying features, like which Mint the Hibernia Half Penny Coin was made at as well as some other factors.

Country: Ireland-Hibernia
Denomination: 1/2 Penny
KM Code: KM# 136
Coin Series: George II 1727-1760
Years Produced: 1760

Design Features

Design details for this coin can be seen below.

Themes: Coats Of Arms, Crowns And Coronets, Dukes, Harps, Kings, Musical Instruments

 

Mechanical Features

The Mechanical features of a coin are things like the size, weight, thickness and diameter for example. Looking at the mechanical features of a coin is the easiest way to tell if a coin is real or fake.

Quite often a fake will not match the mechanical features of the original coin when faked. Checking these features should be the first thing you do if you have your suspicions about a coin. Coins are produced very precisely to match the predetermined mechanical features.

Diameter: 27.5 mm
Rim: Raised. Gladiform. Both sides
Shape: Circular

 

Hibernia Half Penny Coin Values

Below the 1/2 Penny coin values are shown on a grading scale, the higher on the scale the better condition the coin is in which makes it more valuable.

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Year & VersionMintageAG3G4VG8F12VF20XF40AU50MS60MS63Proof
1760----$7.00$35.00$175.00-$750.00$2,200.00-

This purpose of this website is to educate and entertain, All values shown are a guideline only and should not be used for any means of financial investment or speculation, as with all things values may fluctuate depending on demand and scarcity, we strongly advise that all information on this website is used as it was intended – for entertainment purposes. The information relating to coins is sourced from many places such as NGC and The Irish Central Bank.

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