Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens and Banknotes (1 June 1994)

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Date of Auction: 1st June 1994

Sold for £30

Estimate: £20 - £30

An 18th Century sailor's Love Token, being a copper Halfpenny token, worn smooth, one side engraved "John and Mary Dean, 1785" around two standing figures, the other engraved "The Anchor of Hope" around lady leaning on an anchor. Pierced, probably as made for a keepsake, otherwise fine