Infirmary & Harbour Dundee Halfpenny 1796


Dundee (Angusshire) copper halfpenny token dated 1796. Obverse: Public building with legend: "DUNDEE HALFPENNY 1796", "INFIRMARY FOUNDED 1794", "I.W.I. DESIGN". Reverse: Detailed view of harbour with sailing ship alongside quay above Dundee Coat of Arms and legend: "MARE ET COMMERCIUM COLIMUS". Edge engrailed with waved line and dots. Struck from polished dies in lovely collectable condition with uneven toning, see photograph.

D&H Angusshire No: 16. Diameter 28.4mm. AUNC. £55.00

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