Peter Kempson, copper 1/2d mule, c1795 (D&H Hampshire 49)

Peter Kempson, copper 1/2d mule, c1795 (D&H Hampshire 49)

Peter Kempson, copper 1/2d mule, c1795 (D&H Hampshire 49) Obv: A man on horseback facing left. PETERSFIELD above. The point of the sword at a level with the bottom of the hat. Rev: A figure of Britannia seated. Around the perimeter RULE BRITANNIA, 1795 below.  Edge: PAYABLE IN LONDON and engrailed

Struck from a rusted obverse die on a small planchet, the engrailing of the edge inscription obscuring the -x-. Better than EF and a scarce variant.

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