1797 cartwheel penny locket
1797 cartwheel penny locket

AUD$160.00

1 in stock

Product Description

1797 cartwheel penny locket. Item 4514. The cartwheel penny was circulated in 1797 as the first British copper penny. The obverse has a portait of George III and the reverse has a seated statue of Brittania. This fairly worn specimen has been converted into a locket with facility for two photographs inside. It is 40 mm in diameter, mounted in white metal, and weighs 50 gms.

1797 cartwheel penny locket

1797 cartwheel penny locket

1797 cartwheel penny locket

1797 cartwheel penny locket

1797 cartwheel penny locket

1797 cartwheel penny locket

Additional Information

Weight .2 kg