Rare Andrew Melrose's Edinburgh Farthing

Rare Andrew Melrose's Edinburgh (Lothian) copper Conder farthing token undated. Obverse: Legend on six lines, the top and bottom curved: "ANDW. MELROSE TEA & SPIRIT WAREHOUSE 301 CANONGATE". Reverse: Legend on four lines, the top and bottom curved, with a sugar loaf and tea canister in centre: "GENUINE TEAS * DIRECT FROM THE * INDIA HOUSE". Plain edge. Listed in Dalton & Hamer as "R - RARE". Ex-David Pryke Collection. Good collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H Lothian No: 101. Diameter 22mm. VF. £50.00

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