Isle of Man Ramsey Halfpenny Token 1831

Ramsey (Isle of Man) copper halfpenny token dated 1811. Obverse: Triskeles: “QVOCVNQVE IECERIS STABIT” (which ever way you throw it, it will stand). Reverse: Value in centre and legend around periphery: “PRO BONO PUBLICO HALF PENNY TOKEN 1811”. Plain edge. Struck in by Sir Edward Thomason in Birmingham for William Callister, a timber importer of Ramsey. Good collectable condition, see photograph.

Withers No: 2100, Davis Isle of Man No: 25. Diameter 28mm. (↑↑) F. £10.00

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