||gold, grocers, surcharged tokens, wine spirit merchants
|Themes this item is part of:
||E. De Carle & Co., Merchants, Auctioneers & Land Agents, Melbourne, Victoria, Numismatics & Philately Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
||Australia - Victoria
||circa 1853 AD
||At centre, GROCERS / & SPIRIT/ MERCHANTS around, .E. DE CARLE & CO. MELBOURNE & PLENTY VICTORIA, surcharged H.G.
||Britannia seated facing left on a rock against which rests a shield decorated with the Union Jack. Britannia extends an olive branch (with twelve leaves) in her right hand and rests a trident from her left. A three-masted sailing ship is on the horizon at left; above, BRITANNIA; surcharged H.G.
||Obverse: E. DE.CARLE & CO. MELBOURNE & PLENTY VICTORIA GROCERS & SPIRIT MERCHANTS surcharged H.G.
Reverse: BRITANNIA surcharged H.G.
||E. De Carle & Co., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1853
||Pope, T. & Co. (Mint), Birmingham, England, Great Britain, 1850-1855
||National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) Numismatics Collection, pre 1976
- [Book], Dr Arthur Andrews, Australasian Tokens and Coins, Trustees of the Mitchell Library, Sydney, Sydney, 1921, No.104 & cf 1089-1090
- [Book], Dion Skinner - Renniks & Co Pty Ltd, Gilbert Heyde, Unofficial Coins of Colonial Australia and New Zealand, 1967, No.62
- [Article] Sharples, John P. 1993. A Catalogue of the Trade Tokens of Victoria 1848 to 1862. Journal of the Numismatic Association of Australia. vol.7: p.1-77., No.V.58