Ceylon (Sri Lanka) Ceylon Company Ltd. St. Sebastian Mills Colombo 4½ Pence

Ceylon Company Ltd. St. Sebastian Mills Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka) 4½ pence token, undated. Obverse: Elephant in centre with legend: “CEYLON COMPANY LIMITED”. Reverse: “B” in centre with legend: “ST SEBASTIAN MILLS”. Plain edge. This was manufactured in England about 1866. The Ceylon Company owned the St. Sebastian Mills for coffee and Grandpass for tea production. Nice collectable condition, see photograph.

Pridmore No: 18. Diameter 25.7mm. (↑↑) VF+. £95.00

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