Object Title

Halfpenny token

Halfpenny token

Date

1794

Object Number

XVIII.803

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Obverse: full face bust of JOHN HORNE TOOKE ESQR. Reverse: BRITISH JUSTICE (DIS?)PLAYD NOVR 22 1794. ERSKINE GIBBS and names of jurors.

Dimensions

Dimensions: diameter 28mm

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

D&H Middlesex no. 1044

Notes

Purchased together with XVIII.797 -802 and XVIII.804 -807. (See also XVIII.801 and XVIII.802).