ROSA AMERICANA – 2 TROY OUNCE – 39MM (ANTIQUED)

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Specifications

Weight

2.00 troy ounce

Diameter

39 mm

Edge

Reeded

Finish

Antiqued

Purity

.999 fine

Thickness

~6mm

Description

The Coinage Of William Wood referred to as Rosa Americana Coins came about due to William Wood obtaining a patent from George I to make tokens for the American Colonies.  Because his coins were not widely adopted, Wood stopped minting coins in 1723.

  • Contains: 2 oz. Troy .999 Fine Silver
  • Obverse: Bust of King George I, the legend surrounding depicts one of several forms of the King’s name and the title.
  • Reverse: Tudor Rose with Crown above, with legend of “ROSA AMERICANA” and “UTILE DULCI” (The Useful and Agreeable).