David Peter's Whisky Still Perth Halfpenny 1797


David Peter's Perth (Perthshire) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1797. Obverse: Whisky still and associated equipment with legend: “PAYABLE AT DAVID PETERS WINE & SPIRIT SHOP”. Reverse: Heraldic double-headed eagle holding banner with a sprig of flowers at each end, lamb on shield on it’s chest and legend: “PERTH HALFPENNY 1797”. Diagonally milled edge. David Peters was a wine and spirit dealer with a shop in Perth. Ex-Michael Paterson Collection, comes with his ticket. Nice collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H: Perthshire No: 10. Diameter 29.6mm. EF. £65.00

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