Scarce Kendal R&D Sailing Ship Halfpenny 1794

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Scarce Kendal (Westmoreland – now Cumbria) copper Conder halfpenny token undated. Obverse: A man-of-war ship in full sail to right: “THE GUARD & GLORY OF BRITAIN”. Reverse: Cypher of “R&D” crested by a lion: “KENDAL”. Edge inscription: “PAYABLE IN DUBLIN OR AT BALLYMURTAGH”. Only seven token types were issued for Kendal. Listed in Dalton & Hamer as "SCARCE". Good collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H Westmoreland No: 5. Diameter 28mm. VF+. £50.00

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