King George IV 1827 Farthing

Farthing Details:

  1. Diameter : 22mm, Weight : 4.749g
  2. Mintage 2,365,440 
  3. Value ranges from £4.00 - £100.00 and above, depending on condition (Source Collectors Coins GB 2009)

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  7. Obverse A - Normal Reverse 1 - Normal

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    There is 1 known variety of this coin.

    • What Happened in 1827?

    • Englishman John Walker invents the first friction match which he names Lucifer.
    • Finland: The Great Fire of Turku destroys 3/4 of the city, with many human casualties.
    • The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight
    • Death of Ludwig van Beethoven, German composer (b. 1770)