A beautiful uncirculated mint state 1885 one third farthing coin from the United Kingdom. The coin, which has a plain edge, displays Queen Victoria's bust facing left on the obverse. The reverse displays the crowned denomination and date which are written within a wreath. The coin has the words "VICTORIA.D.G.: BRITT. REG. F.D." surrounding the queen's bust on the obverse. The reverse is marked "ONE THIRD FARTHING 1885" surrounded by a wreath and having a crown on top. This is KM 750 measuring about 15 mm in diameter. The coin comes in a plastic slab and is graded as Mint State MS 64 RB (Red Brown) by the Numismatic Guarantee Corporation. This is an investment grade coin which deserves a spot in any advanced collection of British coins. It is nicely toned in a red brown coloring and has great eye appeal. Please carefully review the scans provided as they are part and parcel of our description. Date:
Great Britain. Size and Weight:
This is a bronze coin and is ~15 mm in diameter. References:
It is KM #750. Condition:
The coin comes in a slab and is graded by NGC as uncirculated mint state MS64 RB. It is in great condition and has great eye appeal. It has some scratches and bag marks which can be seen in the photos. The coin has no wear commensurate uncirculated status. Please see scan for additional condition information.