Scarce St. Andrew & Castle Edinburgh Halfpenny 1792


Scarce Edinburgh (Lothian) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1792. Obverse: St Andrew holding saltire cross with thistles either side: "NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSIT. 1792". Reverse: Edinburgh Coat of Arms beneath anchor with thistles either side: "EDINBURGH HALFPENNY.". Edge inscription "PAYABLE AT THE WAREHOUSE OF THOMAS CLACKE". Listed in Dalton & Hamer as: "SCARCE". Good collectable condition for type with significant flan flaws, see photograph.

D&H Lothian No: 48. Diameter 28mm. VF+. £25.00

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