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Metal alloy token.(obverse) Bust of Robert Bird Wilkins facing left. Legend inscription.
(reverse) An antique ship with one sail sailing on the sea. Legend inscription.
- Issued in: Newport
- (Europe,British Isles,England,Isle of Wight,Newport)
- English Token
- Weight: 10.53 grammes
Inscription ContentISLE OF WIGHT HALFPENNY / 1 7 9 2
Inscription CommentDate at the bottom reads anti-clockwise. The rest of the inscription reads clockwise along the top and sides.
Inscription ContentROBERT BIRD WILKINS
Inscription ContentPAYABLE AT HIS OFFICE NEWPORT ......X .......
Not on display
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Object reference number: CJE23242
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