Very Rare Bishop's Wine Cellars Leeds? Rum Brass Farthing 1869


Very rare Bishop's Wine Cellars Leeds? (Yorkshire) brass farthing token dated 1869. Obverse: Legend on six lines: "THE BISHOP'S WINE CELLARS KING STRT RUM JACK •/6 ½ PINT 1/• PINT 2/•".  Reverse: Queen Victoria to left with legend: "VICTORIA QUEEN OF GREAT BRIT 1869". Straight milled edge (|||||). Listed in Withers' "The Token Book 2" as "RR - VERY RARE". Nice collectable condition, see photograph.

TB2 No. 1906 (No Location). Diameter 23.7mm. (↑↑) VF+. £35.00

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