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Token - 1/2 Penny, Isle of Man Bank, Castletown, Isle of Man, 1811 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 13589

Summary:
1/2 Penny Bank Token, Issued by Castletown, Isle of Man, 1811
Minted by Thomas Halliday, Birmingham
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 26 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 7.30 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: TRADE TOKENS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain - Isle of Man
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 1811 AD
Denomination: 1/2 Penny
Obverse Description: At centre within line circles, BANK / HALF / PENNY; around above, ISLE OF MAN; below, 1811
Reverse Description: Arms of Isle of Man - the triskelis (three legs flexed, garnished and spurred); around, . QVOCVNQVE IECERIS STABIT
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Isle of Man Bank, Castletown, Isle of Man, 1811
Artist: Thomas Halliday, Great Britain, 1811
References: Pridmore 58
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Major Fred Pridmore, The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations Part 1, European Territories, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1960

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