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VOCE POPULI HALFPENNY - NELSON 11

Obverse of Voce Populi Halfpenny - Nelson 11     Reverse of Voce Populi Halfpenny - Nelson 11

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Recent appearances:
"Extremely Fine" (illustrated below, first).  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, December 9, 2000, Lot 844, where it was described as follows: "1760 Voce Populi Halfpenny, P below Bust, Nelson 11, Extremely Fine.  Dark brown, with reasonably glossy surfaces and a slightly bruised rim. This variety shares an obverse with Nelson 13 and shows a faintly doubled "P" below the bust. The reverse is immediately identifiable as to variety by the doubled H in HIBERNIA."

"About Extremely Fine" (illustrated below, second).  Ex - Early American Numismatics, Inc., Mail Bid Sale April 21, 2001, Lot 1038, where it was described as follows: "1760 Voce Populi Halfpenny, P below Bust, Nelson 11, About Extremely Fine.  158.0 grains, making this one of the heaviest Voce Populis ever encountered (the heaviest example in the Taylor collection was only 135.9 grains). Heavy rim bruise from 3 o'clock to 5 o'clock, along with a couple of tinier rim dings. The surfaces are slightly dry, but the color is nice."

"VF-35."  Bowers and Merena Galleries "The Robert W. Schwan Collection," October 26-27, 2000, Lot 5, "Breen 233, Z-15N, 128.6 grains, 28.4 mm" @ $345.00

PCGS VF-30 (illustrated above).  Ex - Early American Numismatics, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale April 21, 2001, Lot 1039, where it was described as follows: "1760 Voce Populi Halfpenny, P Below Bust, Nelson 11, PCGS graded VF-30.  Excellent, medium to light chestnut brown in color, with highlighted toning surrounding many of the legends and devices. This variety shares an obverse with Nelson 13 and shows a faintly doubled "P" below the bust. The reverse is immediately identifiable as to variety by the doubled H in HIBERNIA. A lovely, premium quality example." - Early American Numismatic, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, August 25, 2001, Lot 1351, illustrated, "PCGS VF-30".

Obverse of Voce Populi Halfpenny - Nelson 11     Reverse of Voce Populi Halfpenny - Nelson 11

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.

Obverse of Voce Populi Halfpenny - Nelson 11     Reverse of Voce Populi Halfpenny - Nelson 11

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.