Penryn Volunteers Halfpenny 1794


Penryn (Cornwall) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1794. Obverse: The complete arms of Lord de Dunstanville supported by two unicorns with legend: "PRO REGE ET POPULO - LORD DE DUNSTANVILLE COLONEL". Reverse: The arms of Penryn surmounted by a plumed helmet and surrounded by military trophies with legend: "PENRYN VOLUNTEERRS FIRST INROLLD APRIL 3 1794". Plain edge. Nice collectable condition, cleaned in the past and now toning down, see photograph.

D&H Cornwall No: 4. Diameter 28.9mm. VF+. £45.00

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