1797 Great Britain - Proclamation Coin - Cartwheel Twopence
The obverse features the robed laureate bust of King George III facing right. The legend reads: 'GEORGIUS III-D:G-REX.'.
The reverse shows Britannia seated facing left, holding an olive branch and a trident with a shield resting beside, with a ship in the distance. The legend reads 'BRITANNIA.' above, with the date below.
Minted in Soho, Handsworth, England, the SOHO mintmark is below the shield of Britannia.
This coin is one of the Proclamation Coins.
This is the 10 Laurel Leaf variety.