Nottinghamshire. Donalds Nottingham Halfpenny. 1792
Donald’s Nottingham (Nottinghamshire) copper Conder halfpenny token dated 1792. Obverse: Legend: “DONALD & CO STOCKING MANUFACTURERS WHOLESALE & RETAIL”, surrounded by oval of leaves with: “PROMISSORY HALFPENNY PAYABLE AT NOTTING’M OR”. The second “O” in “PROMISSORY” has been re-cut over an “A” to correct a spelling error. Reverse: Bees swarming around a beehive within a circle of leaves with legend: “No 29 BULL STREET BIRMINGHAM 1792”. Plain edge. Donald & Co. were stocking manufacturers of Nottingham and Birmingham.
28mm. Attractive Good VF with lustre traces.