Country: United States - Pre-Federal
Type: Standard circulation coin
Year: 1722-1723 (1723)
Value: 2 Pence (1/120)
Currency: Pound sterling (1158-1970)
Weight: 14.6 g
Diameter: 30 mm
Thickness: 2.8 mm
Orientation: Coin alignment ↑↓
References: W# 1278
Head of King George 1st of England.
Translation: George I by the Grace of God, King of Great Britain, France and Ireland.
Crown on a rose
American Rose 1723
Useful and Pleasant.
These are coins that were issued as early coinage to be used in the American colonies, but the colonists did not like them and refused to use them.