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Old UK coins - one penny, half penny (or ha' - pronounced "hey" - penny) and three pence (or "thruppenny bit").

Old UK coins - one penny, half penny (or ha' - pronounced "hey" - penny) and three pence (or "thruppenny bit").

Half Penny coin - you could get a black jack or fruit salad chewy sweet for one of these.

Half Penny coin - you could get a black jack or fruit salad chewy sweet for one of these.

It was really a pretty little coin: The English 6d of Oak sprigs and acorns ~ The sixpence, known colloquially as the tanner, or half-shilling, was a British pre-decimal coin, worth six (pre-1971) pence, or 1/40th of a pound sterling.   The first sixpences were struck in the reign of Edward VI in 1551 and continued until they were rendered obsolete by decimalisation in 1971.

It was really a pretty little coin: The English 6d of Oak sprigs and acorns ~ The sixpence, known colloquially as the tanner, or half-shilling, was a British pre-decimal coin, worth six (pre-1971) pence, or 1/40th of a pound sterling. The first sixpences were struck in the reign of Edward VI in 1551 and continued until they were rendered obsolete by decimalisation in 1971.

Mystery of 1933 penny: Britain's rarest coin valued at £80,000 offered on eBay then suddenly withdrawn

Mystery of 1933 penny: Britain's rarest coin valued at £80,000 offered on eBay then suddenly withdrawn

The Best DIY Flooring Ideas of Pinterest

The Best DIY Flooring Ideas of Pinterest

Some time back we put together our guide to low cost plywood flooring. At the time we didn’t have high expectations for the post, it was really just an off-the-wall idea to show our readers a cheap…

C'est la période des grands ménages de printemps et des déménagements. Le moment de changer de déco et de donner un coup de frais à sa cuisine. Voici quel

8 astuces DIY géniales pour la cuisine

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Hare pendant Hare in the Moon  Moon Gazing Hare by Campsodella

Hare pendant, Hare in the Moon, Moon Gazing Hare, coin pendant, Rabbit necklace, British one penny coin. Bronze jewellery. Gift for her

These simple spinning tops are a fun craft for kids to make, and you probably have all of the materials on hand at home! A few weeks ago, we went to our local science museum, and they had penny tops in the gift shop.  They were made out of wooden disks and a penny, and...Read More »

Penny Spinners - Toy Tops that Kids Can Make

These simple spinning tops are a fun craft for kids to make, and you probably have all of the materials on hand at home! A few weeks ago, we went to our local science museum, and they had penny tops in the gift shop. They were made out of wooden disks and a penny, and...Read More »

half penny coin  - I miss these!!! withdrawn from circulation in December 1984.

30 Great Things About Growing Up In 1970s Britain (PICTURES)

half penny coin - I miss these!!! withdrawn from circulation in December 1984.

Elongated Pressed Penny Coin - The Simpsons - BART  - UNIVERSAL STUDIOS  FLORIDA

Details about Elongated Pressed Penny Coin - The Simpsons - BART - UNIVERSAL STUDIOS FLORIDA

Elongated Pressed Penny Coin - The Simpsons - BART - UNIVERSAL STUDIOS FLORIDA

1965 British UK Elizabeth II Large Penny Coin Bronze Circulated Ungraded

Details about 1965 British UK Elizabeth II Large Penny Coin Bronze Circulated Ungraded

1965 British UK Elizabeth II Large Penny Coin Bronze Circulated Ungraded

1863 British Victoria bronze Penny Coin

Details about 1863 British Victoria bronze Penny Coin

1863 British Victoria bronze Penny Coin

JERSEY One New Penny coin * 1971 * Elizabeth II

Details about JERSEY One New Penny coin * 1971 * Elizabeth II

JERSEY One New Penny coin * 1971 * Elizabeth II

Edward VII Defaced Penny Coin Suffragette KeyFob Votes for Women Emily Pankhurst | eBay

Details about Edward VII Defaced Penny Coin Suffragette KeyFob Votes for Women Emily Pankhurst

Edward VII Defaced Penny Coin Suffragette KeyFob Votes for Women Emily Pankhurst | eBay

Boat Coin Necklace England 1/2 Penny Coin Pendant Leather

Boat Coin Necklace, England 1/2 Penny, Coin Pendant, Leather Cord, Men's Necklace, Women's Necklace, 1964

Boat Coin Necklace England 1/2 Penny Coin Pendant Leather