Pictures of Coins of the UK

by Tony Clayton


One Penny (Copper, 1797-1860)


One Penny (Silver), after 1066 <<-- : -->> One Penny (Bronze, 1860-1901)

History of the Penny
Values of Copper and Bronze One Penny Coins


Please note that as the images have come from a wide range of sources, they are not to scale relative to each other.


George III

Pattern 1797 penny

Pattern penny, 1797.
Peck 1082. 20-30 known.
Courtesy of Martin Platt

Pattern 1797 penny

Pattern penny, 1797, in bronzed copper.
Late Soho. Peck 1106. Flaw by R of REX.
Courtesy of Spink

George III 1797 penny

George III 'Cartwheel' penny, 1797
Courtesy of Martin Platt

Pattern Penny

George III Pattern Penny, '1805'
Made by W.J.Taylor in about 1848

Courtesy of Martin Platt

George III 1806 penny

George III penny, 1806
Courtesy of Martin Platt


George IV

George IV 1825 penny

1825 penny
Reverse type 1: no line down arms of saltire

Courtesy of Martin Platt

George IV 1826 penny

1826 penny
Reverse type 3: thick line down arms of saltire

Courtesy of Spink

George IV 1827 penny

1827 penny
Reverse type 1

This rare coin was struck for circulation in Australia
Courtesy of Martin Platt


William IV

1831 penny

1831 bronzed proof penny
Courtesy of Spink

1837 penny

1837 penny
Courtesy of Spink


Victoria

1855 copper penny

Penny, 1855
WW on truncation
Plain Trident, Close Colon

Author's Collection

1858 penny

Penny, 1858, obverse
No WW on truncation

Author's Collection

1854 copper penny

Penny, 1854, reverse
Ornamental Trident, Far Colon

Author's Collection

1860 penny

The rare copper 1860 Penny
All such pennies are overdates 1860/59

Courtesy of Martin Platt

Copper Penny Near & Far colon

Colon Varieties

Copper Penny Tridents

Trident Varieties


Links

One Penny (Silver), after 1066 <<-- :  -->> One Penny (Bronze, 1860-1901)
History of the Penny
Values of Copper or Bronze One Penny Coins
Coins of the UK Index
Main Pictures Index
UK Coin Values Index

Help and Advice


Pictures of Coins of the UK - The Penny (2)
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