1902 GB & Ireland bronze farthing (Edward VII)

O’Brien Coin Guide: GB & Ireland Bronze Farthings (Edward VII)

Background: Victoria, at that time, was the longest serving British monarch in history, so her son Edward was an old man by the time he succeeded her. Not a lot happened in terms of numismatic innovation during his short reign but it is, perhaps, worth mentioning that James Joyce had a few things to say…