Scarce Thomas Denton's Prince of Wales Feathers Lambeth Farthing

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Scarce Thomas Denton's Lambeth (Surrey) copper Conder farthing mule token, undated. Obverse: The Prince of Wales Feathers Crest and motto on banner: "ICH DIEN". Reverse: Legend on seven lines: "DENTON ENGRAVER & PRINTER 7. MEADOW ROW NEAR THE ASYLUM. LAMBETH.". Plain edge. Thomas Denton was a coin dealer and specialised in making tokens for collectors. This was made with a halfpenny obverse reduced to farthing size and his own reverse. Listed in Dalton & Hamer as "SCARCE". Ex-Gerson Collection. Lovely collectable condition, lightly lacquered in the past, see photograph.

D&H Surrey No: 18. Diameter 22.6mm. EF. £115.00

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