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Elizabeth II (1952-) farthing, 1953. The obverse shows an uncrowned laureate portrait of Elizabeth II, facing right. The inscription reads 'ELIZABETH II DEI GRA BRITT OMN REGINA F D'

The reverse shows a bird with raised tail feathers, with the inscription '1953 FARTHING.'

Part of a collectors set of pre-decimal coins from 1953.

The farthing was minted in 1956, and ceased to be legal tender in 1960.
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dia 20.3mm (dia 13/16")
1.5mm (1/16")
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