William Shakespeare Stratford Evasion Halfpenny 1790


William Shakespeare Stratford (Warwickshire) copper evasion Conder halfpenny token dated 1790. Obverse: Bust of William Shakespeare facing left with legend: “SHAKESPEARE”. Reverse: Genius seated left holding auger and cog wheel with legend: HALFPENNY 1790”. Plain edge. Also listed in the Evasion Series. Reasonable collectable condition, see photograph.

D&H Warwickshire No: 327f. Cobwright No: S.0060/H.0010. Diameter 26.4mm. F. £12.00

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