Wilkinson's Iron Master & Vulcan Halfpenny 1792

John Wilkinson's (Warwickshire) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1792. Obverse: Bust of John Wilkinson with legend: “IOHN WILKINSON IRON MASTER.”. Reverse: Vulcan seated hammering on anvil behind which is a ship with legend: “HALFPENNY 1792”. Plain edge. The Wilkinson Series was wrongly attributed by Dalton & Hamer to Warwickshire and should have been included in the Shropshire section. Good collectable condition with small stain on reverse, see photograph.

D&H Warwickshire No: 451h. Diameter 29.6mm. VF-. £25.00

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