Obv: Two busts facing right, GEORGIUS III ET CHARLOTTE . REX ET REG. (around). Rev: PATRONS OF VIRTUE in center laurel wreath, A PRESENT FOR THE NEW YEAR around. Edge: Plain.
Very Fine with some remaining gilt in devices and legends. Very Rare (RR).
These farthing sized tokens were used as gaming counters and souvenirs commemorating the recovery of George III from illness and the queen Charlotte’s support during this time.