Thomas Pattinson Grocers Newcastle Farthing

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Thomas Pattinson's Newcastle (Northumberland) farthing token undated. Obverse: Legend on three lines in centre and round periphery: "THOMAS PATTINSON GROCER NO. 3 PILGRIM STREET NEWCASTLE". Reverse: Legend on three lines: "CHEAP TEA & COFFEE WAREHOUSE". Diagonally milled edge(\\\\\). In 1847 Pattinson's business was located at 42 Bigg Market, Newcastle. Ex-R. Ward Collection, bought from Seaby in 1972. Nice collectable condition with brassy appearance, see photograph.

Withers No: 3830, Bell No. 3830. Diameter 22.0mm. (↑↓) VF+. £40.00

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