1723/2 Wood's Hibernia Halfpenny. Martin 3.4-Db.1, W-13470. Rarity-3. AU-58+ (PCGS).
111.6 grains. Pleasing medium brown throughout with no surface problems or porosity. The strike is average with central softness and there die cracks in the obverse legends as well as the letters are drawn toward the rim. Another die crack on the reverse at the tops of HIBE. Sharp overdate and scarce in high grades.
Pedigree: From the Ted L. Craige Collection. Paper envelope included.