Sailing Ship & Britannia Leith Halfpenny 1797

Leith, Edinburgh (Lothian) copper halfpenny token dated 1797. Leith is the port of Edinburgh. Obverse: Sailing ship above sprigs of leaves with legend: "LEITH HALFPENNY". Reverse: Britannia seated holding spear and palm branch with legend: "LEITH HALFPENNY". Edge inscription: "PAYABLE IN LEITH EDINBURGH & GLASGOW". Good collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H Lothian No: 61. Diameter 30.1mm. VF. £30.00

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