G & W H Rocke Melbourne Penny 1859

G & W H Rocke Melbourne (Victoria) copper penny token dated 1859. Obverse: Crowned lion with a paw resting on a Union Jack shield with legend in double border round periphery: “G & W. H. ROCKE • ENGLISH FURNITURE IMPORTERS • 18 LONSDALE STREET EAST • MELBOURNE •”. Reverse: View of Commerce seated on a bale, holding scales and a cornucopia with a sailing ship in the background: “MELBOURNE VICTORIA 1859”. Reasonable  collectable condition with uneven colour on obverse, see photograph.

K&M No: Tn 206, Rennik No: 458. Diameter 34mm. (↑↑) F. £35.00

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