Rare Flint Lead Works Penny 1813
Welsh Flint (Flintshire) copper penny token dated 1813. Obverse: View of lead works, smoking away in full production: FLINT LEAD WORKS 1813. Reverse: Text: ONE PENNY TOKEN in centre, surrounded by: ONE POUIND NOTE FOR 240 TOKENS.. Centre-grained edge. Listed in Paul & Bente Withers' "British Copper Tokens 1811-1820" as "RARE". Good collectable condition with more detail than scan picks up.
Davis: Flintshire No: 11, Withers No: 1320. Diameter 34mm. F+. £14.00
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