Sir Isaac Newton London Evasion Farthing 1793

Sir Isaac Newton London (Middlesex) copper Conder farthing token dated 1793. Obverse: Bust to left: “IC. NEWTON.”. Reverse: Britannia seated holding olive branch and spear: “FARTHING. 1793”. Plain edge. Also listed in Cobwright as an evasion piece. Reasonable collectable condition for type with scratch on reverse, see photograph.

D&H Middlesex No: 1161. Cobwright No: I.0020/F.0040. Diameter 21mm. F. £20.00

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