|Victoria Quarter Farthing "Young Head"
|Courtesy of Derek Allen
|VICTORIA QUARTER FARTHING
|1839 Designed by William Wyon.
Made for use in Ceylon.
The obverse features the portrait of queen Victoria
taken from the dies of the Maundy twopence. While the
reverse contains the words "Quarter Farthing" with a
date below. There is also a crown above the date and a
small rose design below the date.
|1839-53 Copper, 1.2 grams, 13.5mm Diameter.
1868 (Proof only) Bronze, 1.2 grams, 13.5mm Diameter.