Country: United Kingdom, King: George II (1727-1760)
Type: Standard circulation coin
Years: 1744 (1740-1754)
Value: 1/2 Penny = 1/24 Shilling (1/480 LSD)
Weight: 8.7 g
Diameter: 28 mm
Grade: F/VG (Crack Die on Britannia, + first "N" missing )
Orientation: Coin alignment ↑↓
References: KM# 579, Sp# 3718/9
Young laureate and cuirassed portrait of King George II facing left, legend around.
Lettering: GEORGIVS· II· REX·
Translation: King George the Second
Engraver: John Tanner
Seated figure of Britannia facing left, trident in left hand, olive branch in right, shield with Union flag resting on left, legend around, date in exergue.
BRITAN NIA ·