Peter Whelan's London (Middlesex) brass advertising check dated 1848. Obverse: Wolf suckling Romulus and Remus with legend on five lines: “* WHELAN * DEALER IN ANCIENT & MODERN COINS MEDALS &c. OPPOSITE BRITISH MUSEUM LONDON. 1848”. Reverse: Legend on seven lines: “FINE ANCIENT ROMAN BRASS COINS 1s. EACH -•- COINS MEDALS &c. PURCHASED. FULL VALUE GIVEN.”. Straight milled edge. Comes with old collectors ticket. Lovely collectable condition with richer colour than photograph suggests.
Withers TB3 No: 3086, Mitchiner No: 8429. Diameter 27.0mm. (↑↑) AUNC. £45.00
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