Samuell Wood's Saracen's Head Inn Ashford Halfpenny 1666


Samuell Wood's Ashford (Kent) halfpenny token dated 1666. Obverse: A saracen's head in centre with legend: "*SAMVELL * WOOD * 1666". Reverse: Value in centre with legend: "* AT * ASHFORD * IN * KENT * HIS HALF PENY.". Samuell Wood ran the Saracen's Head Inn in Ashford. It was still in existence when Williamson wrote his catalogue. Good collectable condition with some staining, see photograph.

Williamson Kent No: 18. Diameter 18.0mm. VF. £55.00

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