Scarce Ben Hobson's Ironmonger Brass York Halfpenny

Scarce Ben Hobson's York (Yorkshire) brass Conder halfpenny token undated. Obverse: Royal coat of arms with the Prince of Wales' motto “ICH DIEN” on banner below. Reverse: Legend on five lines within a plain shield: “B • HOBSON IRONMONGER & CUTLER YORK”. Plain edge. Ben Hobson was an Ironmonger and cutler with his business in York. Listed in Dalton & Hamer as: “SCARCE”. Comes with old collector's ticket. Lovely collectable condition with slightly uneven colour, see photograph.

D&H Yorkshire No: 68. Diameter 27.6mm. EF-. £95.00

e-mail David at d-stuart@d-stuart.demon.co.uk to order.

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