Pictures of Coins of the UK

by Tony Clayton


Coins of Queen Victoria


One Penny


William IV <-- : : --> Edward VII


1841 copper penny

Penny, 1841
Colon after DEF variety
Scan courtesy of Martin Platt

1849 copper penny

Penny, 1849
Scan courtesy of Martin Platt

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

1858/7 penny

1858/7 Penny
Courtesy of Spink

1860 penny

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

Scan courtesy of Martin Platt

Copper Penny Near & Far colon

Colon Varieties

Copper Penny Tridents

Trident Varieties

1860 pattern penny

Pattern penny, 1860
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1860 pattern penny

Pattern penny in silver, 1860
Courtesy of Martin Platt

Queen Victoria 1860 penny

1860 penny, beaded borders
Obverse 1, reverse A

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Queen Victoria 1860 penny

1860 penny, beaded borders
Obverse 1, reverse C

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Queen Victoria 1860 penny

1860 penny, toothed borders
Obverse 2, reverse C* (Freeman D)

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Queen Victoria 1860 penny

1860 penny, toothed borders
Obverse 2* (Freeman 3), reverse D (Freeman E)

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Queen Victoria 1860 penny

1860 penny, toothed borders
Obverse 3 (Freeman 4), reverse C* (Freeman D)

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1860 mule penny

Mule penny, 1860
Toothed border on obverse (type 2)
Beaded border on reverse (type A)

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1860 mule penny

Mule penny, 1860
Toothed border on obverse (type 2*)
Beaded border on reverse (type A)

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1861 penny

1861 penny, obverse 4 (Freeman 5), reverse C* (Freeman D)
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1861 penny

1861 penny, obverse 5 (Freeman 6), reverse E (Freeman F)
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1861 penny

1861 copper proof penny, obverse 5 (Freeman 6), reverse F (Freeman G)
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1863 die number 3 penny

1863 Penny, reverse detail showing the extremely rare die number 3
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1863 die number 5 penny

1863 Penny, reverse detail showing the unique die number 5
Courtesy of Anonymous of Scotland

Queen Victoria 1869 penny reverse

1869 Penny, reverse F
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1871 penny detail

Victoria 1871 penny, detail of normal date
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1871 penny detail

Victoria 1871 penny, detail of wide date (extra space between 7 & 1)
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1872 penny

1872 penny, obverse 5 & reverse F
Author's Collection

1874H penny

1874H penny, obverse 6 (Freeman 7), reverse G (Freeman H)
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1874H penny

1874H penny, obverse 6 (Freeman 7), reverse Ja (Freeman I)
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1875H penny

1875H penny, obverse 6, reverse J
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1878 penny

1878 proof penny, obverse 8, reverse J
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1879 penny

1879 penny, reverse with narrow date variety
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1879 penny

1879 penny, obverse 6* (Freeman 9), reverse K, narrow date variety
Not the different position of the 9 in this example
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1880 penny

1880 penny, obverse 6* (Freeman 9) and reverse L

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1881 penny

1881 penny, obverse 6* (Freeman 9) and reverse M

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1881 penny

1881 penny, obverse 8 (Freeman 12) and reverse L

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1881H penny

1881H penny
This coin is one of five known with obverse 6* (Freeman 9) and reverse M

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1881H penny

1881 penny, obverse 7 (Freeman 11) and reverse M

Courtesy of Martin Platt

1882 penny

1882 penny, obverse 7, reverse N
A genuine example of this rare coin

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1882H penny

1882H penny
Obverse 7, hair over temple wavy
Reverse M, drapery over shield

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1882H penny

1882H penny
obverse 8, hair over temple straighter
Reverse N, drapery over shield less than in type M
Note the small H which easily wears away

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1882H penny

1882H penny.
A typical example of a worn coin appearing to be a 'no H' example
Note the faint lump where the H was.

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1889 penny

1889 penny, obverse 8 & reverse N
Author's Collection

1895 penny

1895 penny, reverse, showing trident 2mm from P
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1897 penny

Victoria 1897 penny, reverse with (very) high tide
Courtesy of Martin Platt

1897 penny

Victoria 1897 penny, reverse with normal tide
and dot between O and N

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1885 Maundy penny

1885 Maundy penny
Author's Collection


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