Undated Pitt Medal
Although he was British, William Pitt was considered an ally of the Colonies and
his efforts to have the hated Stamp Act repealed endeared him to the
hearts of Americans.
This was the only use of the
The reverse die was also
used with 1760 Voce Populi Farthing - Nelson 2.
In the February 2005 issue of NUMISMATIST (page 63), William
Anton offered a 1766 Pitt Farthing in Brass for $245,000.00, describing
it as follows: "Gem Uncirculated. Ex. President Ruhterford