Isle of Man Atlas Fire Insurance Company Penny 1811


Douglas (Isle of Man) copper penny token dated 1811. Obverse: Triskeles with legend: “MANKS TOKEN ONE PENNY 1811”. Reverse: Atlas supporting the globe with legend: “PAYABLE AT THE OFFICE DOUGLAS”. Issued by the Atlas Fire Insurance Company of Douglas through their bankers, Messers. Beatson and Copeland. Reasonable collectable condition with some edge bruising and a couple of light scratches, see photograph.

Withers No: 2075, Davis Isle of Man No: 13. Diameter 32.4mm. (↑↓) F+. £25.00

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