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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1873,0106.7

  • Denomination

    • shilling, 2 1/2
  • Description

    Alloy token.(obverse) Two hands clenched with a line of inscription beneath them.
    (reverse) Inscription within a wreath of oak, a Staffordshire knot between the fifth and sixth lines.

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1811
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Type series

    • English Token
  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 9.95 grammes
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Content

        UNION TOKEN MDCCCXI
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse field
      • Inscription Content

        2 SHILL & 6D
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse field
      • Inscription Content

        PAYABLE / AT / HY COMPERS / OR / B . CHARGES / CHICHESTER
  • Bibliography

    • Davis 1969 4, p.140 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1873

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1873,0106.7

Alloy token.

Obverse & Reverse

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