Morgan's Leicestershire County Silver Shilling

Henry Morgan's Leicestershire County silver shilling token undated. Obverse: Legend on eight lines in centre and around periphery: “DERBY LEICESTER NORTHAMPTON AND RUTLAND LICENSED SHILLING SILVER TOKEN * H. MORGAN LICENSED MANUFACTURER 12 RATHBONE PLACE LONDON”. Reverse: The Arms of Leicester in laurel wreath with legend: “ONE SHILLING SILVER TOKEN”. Diagonally milled edge (//////). These were issued by the notorious token salesman, Henry Morgan. Nice collectable condition with some spots on reverse, see photograph.

Dalton Leicestershire No: 1. Diameter 25mm. (↑↑) VF. £40.00

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