Rare Byrne & Co. Tea & Wine Merchants Dublin Farthing

Rare Byrne & Co., Dublin (County Dublin) farthing token undated. Obverse: Bust of Queen Victoria to left with legend: "BYRNE & Co. * 6 & 7 GRANBY ROW DUBLIN *". Reverse: Legend on five lines, the top and bottom curved: "BYRNE & Co. TEA & WINE MERCHANTS. 6 & 7 GRANBY ROW DUBLIN.". Plain edge. Listed in Withers' "The Token Book 2" as "R - RARE".  James Byrne & Co. were grocers and tea dealers with a business in Dublin. Reasonable collectable condition with obverse flan flaw and some light edge bruising, see photograph.

TB2 No: 5970. Diameter 22.2mm. (↑↑) VF+. £25.00

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