Campbell's Snuff Shop Edinburgh Halfpenny 1796


Campbell’s Snuff Shop, Edinburgh (Lothian) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1796. Obverse: Detailed portrait of a jewelled Turk’s head smoking a pipe with the artist’s name "JAMES" below: "PAYABLE AT CAMPBELLS SNUFF SHOP". Reverse: A snuff jar labelled "37", between two thistles with two crossed pipes above and date below: "SAINT ANDREWS STREET EDINBURGH 1796". Plain edge. Ex-Perry Collection. Nice collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H: Lothian No: 14a Diameter 29.1mm. VF+. £75.00

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