Fletcher & Sharratt's Walsall Halfpenny 1811


Fletcher & Sharratt's Walsall (Staffordshire) copper halfpenny token dated 1811. Obverse: Image of a bear clawing at a post with legend: “PAYABLE BY FLETCHER & SHARRATT”. Reverse: legend on four lines enclosed within oak leaf and acorn wreath: “WALSALL HALFPENNY TOKEN 1811”. Diagonally grained edge (\\\\\\). Fletcher and Sharratt were saddlers and ironmongers. Good collectable condition, see photograph.

Withers No: 1155, Davis Staffordshire No: 115. Diameter 28mm. (↑↑) VF. £20.00

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