Wester Main Colliery Culross Sixpence Token


Wester Main Colliery Culross (Fife) copper sixpence token undated. Obverse: Coat of Arms of the Earl of Dundonald with a coronet above: "VIRTUTE * ET * LABORE". Reverse: Crossed coal picks on shield: "* CULROSS. WESTER. MAIN. COLLIERY". Diagonally milled edge. This was issued around 1767 by Archibald, Ninth Earl of Dundonald (1749-1831). Ex-Noble Collection (part lot 450). Lovely collectable condition for type, see photograph.

Seaby ST No: 694(var). Diameter 21mm. EF-. £95.00

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