1795 Middlesex Spence Cat Farthing D&H 1091, Mis-Strike

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0bverse : A cat. LIKE  IN . SOCIETY . LIVE . FREE . ME . 1795. Under the cat.

Reverse : A hand holding an open book, inscribed PIGS MEAT * IF LORDS ALL MANKIND ARE * THEN THEY YE RENTS SHOU’D SHARE.

E : Plain

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1795 Middlesex, Spence; Thomas Spence copper farthing, D&H 1091. Onto a more commonly seen error where the variety is very often irregularly struck. Perhaps trying to create so much detail on such a small planchet was to blame and their methods were more prone to errors. This piece, one of the more dramatic I’ve seen but retains a charming appeal. Even brown, lustrous in parts and just a wonderful specimen all-round. Extremely fine and as struck. 

Rarity – Mint Error

UK Grade – Extremely fine

US Grade – Uncirculated

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