Caverhill's Silk Merchants Brass Edinburgh Farthing 1823


Caverhill & Co., Edinburgh (Lothian) brass farthing token dated 1823. Obverse: Legend on five lines, the top and bottom curved: "CAVERHILL & Co. • 40 PRINCE'S STREET • EDINBURGH". Reverse: St. Andrew holding cross in centre with date on either side and legend around periphery: "WHOLESALE & RETAIL SILK & RIBBON WAREHOUSE • 18 23". Plain edge. Good collectable condition, see photograph.

Withers No: 7070b, Bell No: 7070(variety of). Diameter 19.2mm. (↑↑) VF+. £12.00

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