There's many as gives us a threepenny for more than I've done for 'im.
But catch him asking the loan of a threepenny bit of any man!
By to-morrow they won't have a threepenny piece to bless themselves with.
There were nine half-pennies, three pennies, a threepenny bit and a sixpence.
The threepenny stamps were marked with the nominal value of 2½d., to agree with the twenty-five centimes of the Postal Union.
Then I asked for a threepenny loaf, and was told they had none such.
This ought to have been the picture of a gentleman in search of a threepenny piece; but it isn't.
Do you know how much that comes to, five hundred threepenny bits?
An anna is a penny, and that little coin like a threepenny bit is a two-anna bit.
In the second place, that envelope was sealed, apparently with a threepenny bit.