Rare RLT & Co Dublin Halfpenny 1792

Rare RLT & Co Dublin (County Dublin) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1792. Obverse: Hibernia seated to the left with her right hand on her knee and the left supporting a seven-stringed harp: “INDUSTRY HAS ITS SURE REWARD 1792” with retrograde "S"s. Reverse: Cypher of “R L T Co” in centre with legend: “PRO BONO PUBLICO HALFPENNY”. Blundered edge inscription: “PAYABLE IN DUBLIN CORK DERRY OR LIMERICK”. Listed in Dalton & Hamer as “R - RARE". Good collectable condition for type, see photograph.

D&H Dublin No: 371. Diameter 28mm. F+. £25.00

e-mail David at d-stuart@d-stuart.demon.co.uk to order.