Jarvis Coats' Paisley Farthing


Jarvis Coats' Paisley (Renfrewshire) copper Conder farthing token, undated. Obverse: Legend on four lines, the top and bottom curved: "J. COATS + & SON + 38 BROOMLANDS". Reverse: Legend on three lines, the top and bottom curved, with a leg of ham hanging in the centre: "HAM CURERS + & GROCERS + PAISLEY". Plain edge. Good collectable condition for type with weak strike in centres as usual and obverse slightly off-centre, see photograph.

D&H Renfrewshire No: 4, Withers Bell No: 7525. Diameter 21.7mm. VF. £35.00

e-mail David at d-stuart@d-stuart.demon.co.uk to order.