Object Title

Halfpenny token

Halfpenny token

Date

1794

Object Number

XVIII.802

Provenance

Purchased from dealer AH Baldwin & Sons Ltd., 4 May 2001.

Physical Description

Obverse: bust of HORNE TOOKE ESQ facing right. Engraver's name(?) JACOBS F. beneath. Reverse: SESSIONS HOUSE OLD BAILY.

Dimensions

Dimensions: diameter 31mm

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

D&H Middlesex no. 878

Notes

Purchased together with XVIII.797-801 and XVIII.803-807. (See also XVIII.801 for another in copper.)