Knight and Britannia Convenience London Halfpenny 1797

Political and Social Series London (Middlesex) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1797. Obverse: Helmeted bust of a knight to the right with legend: “FOR GENERAL CONVENIENCE”. Reverse: Britannia seated to left with legend: “RULE BRITANIA 1797”. Edge inscription: “PAYABLE IN LONDON.” with the remainder engrailed. Ex-R. Brown Jnr. Collection. Nice collectable condition for type with usual weak strike, see photograph.

D&H Middlesex No: 1019. Diameter 28mm. VF+. £35.00

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