Gilberts Squirrel Crested Northiam Halfpenny 1794

Gilbert's Northiam (Sussex) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1794. Obverse: Coat of arms of the City of Chichester between oak branches with legend: “UNANIMITY IS THE BOND OF SOCIETY”. Reverse: A cypher of “E G” below a squirrel crest with legend: “NORTHIAM HALFPENNY 1794”. Edge inscription: “PAYABLE AT G. GILBERTS NORTHIAM X*X*X*X*X*X*”. Ex-Gahlin Collection. Nice collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H Sussex No: 35. Diameter 29.5mm.  VF+. £35.00

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