Token: Canada Halfpenny Lower 1812
That's King George III of England and Lady Justice with her scales making a statement about the War of 1812 between America and the British Empire, including Canada. These tokens were struck by private mints to help fill the need for currency which was sorely lacking at the time.
Coin: 13426 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Nate, Fri, 28-Dec-2012 18:46:32 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sat, 04-May-2013 12:58:44 GMT
Requester description: 1812 Half penny token from 1812 picture of a woman with a scale on the front on the back a man with a vine hat around the primator.
Tags: token tokens toke canada halfpenny lower scale scales wreath seat half cent peny cents pennys pennies penny woman man vine hat hood caps hooded cap primator justice throne chair