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Check - Thomas Lawlor & Co, Barbados, circa 1850 Reg. No: NU 12031
- Advertising check, Issued by, Thomas Lawlor & Co., Bridgetown, Barbados, circa 1850.
Mint not recorded.
- Statement Of Significance:
- Advertisments for this firm give this address in 1850 (by 1852 they are at 17 Broad Street). The company was a general merchant, both wholesale and retail and involved Thomas Rice Lawler, William Thomas Barrett, Edward Augustine O'Keefe and Thomas Hayes in the early 1850s.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
|Dimensions:||21.5 mm (Diameter)|
|Weight:||4.131 g (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins|
|Themes this item is part of:||Numismatics & Philately Collection|
|DateEra:||circa 1850 AD|
|Obverse Description:||Legend in five lines; THOMAS LAWLOR & CO. / 11 / BROAD ST / BRIDGETOWN / BARBADOES|
|Reverse Description:||Legend in five lines; GENERAL / MERCHANTS / AND / COMMISSION / AGENTS|
|Issued By:||Thomas Lawlor & Co., Bridgetown, Barbados, circa 1850|
Pridmore vol.3 p.90 no.29
Pridmore; Coins of the British Commonwealth, Vol 3 p.90 No. 29