Caverhill's Silk Merchants Gilt Bronze Edinburgh Farthing 1823


Caverhill’s Edinburgh (Lothians) gilt bronze farthing token dated 1823. Obverse: Legend on five lines, the top and bottom curved: "CAVERHILL & Co. 40 PRINCE’S STREET EDINBURGH". Reverse: St. Andrew with cross in centre and date either side with legend: "WHOLESALE & RETAIL SILK & RIBBON WAREHOUSE 1823". Plain edge. Ex-R. Ward Collection. Good collectable condition, see photograph.

Withers No: 7070c, Bell No: 7070(variety of). Diameter 19.1mm. VF+. £20.00

e-mail David at to order.