Harrington farthing

noun Har·ring·ton farthing \ ˈha-riŋ-tən- \
variants: or Harrington

Definition of Harrington farthing

plural -s
:a copper token worth a farthing in 17th century England

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Origin and Etymology of harrington farthing

after John, 1st Baron Harington of Exton †1613 English nobleman who coined such tokens under a patent granted by James I


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