Sheffield Overseers of the Poor Penny 1812

Overseers of the Poor Sheffield (Yorkshire) copper penny token dated 1812. Obverse: View of a large Georgian building – the poor house - with legend: “OVERSEERS OF THE POOR 1812 ”. Reverse: Justice standing holding scales with legend: “SHEFFIELD PENNY TOKEN”. Centre grained edge (\\\\\). Good collectable condition, see photograph.

Withers No: 982, Davis Yorkshire No: 124. Diameter 34.4mm. (↑↓) VF. £30.00

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