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18th Century Proof Cartwheel 2d / Soho Mint, Birmingham

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1969N726
Collection:Coins & Medals
Date:1797 - 1797

Maker Information

Engraver:Conrad Heinrich Kuchler - View biography for Conrad Heinrich Kuchler
Manufacturer:Soho Mint - View history
Mint:Soho Mint - View history


Purchased from the executors of C W Peck in 1969 with assistance from the V and A Purchase Grant Fund, Mint Birmingham Ltd (Ralph Heaton and Sons), Imperial Metal Industries (Kynock) Ltd, W A Cadbury Charitable Trust, John Feeney Charitable Trust and Birmingham City Corporation.

Further Information

Reign:King George III
Production Period:Georgian
Material(s):Gilt copper
Denomination:2d - two pence
Place of Origin:Birmingham, Staffordshire, England

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Diameter:41 mm