||drapers, retailing, shops
|Themes this item is part of:
||George McArthur, Collector & Baker (1842-1903), Numismatics & Philately Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Heaton & Sons Mint, Birmingham, England, McArthur Bequest
||Australia - New South Wales
||circa 1855 AD
||At centre within line circle, BATTLE / & / WEIGHT around, 81 & 85 SOUTHEAD ROAD SYDNEY DRAPERS &c
||Justice standing facing left, blindfolded and extending balanced scalesfrom her right hand, her left hand rests on an inverted cornucopiae from which fruits flow. A sailing ship is seen on the horizon to the left of the figure. No legend.
||Obverse: BATTLE & WEIGHT 81 & 85 SOUTHEAD ROAD SYDNEY DRAPERS &c
||Battle & Weight, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1852-1862
||Heaton & Sons (Mint), London, England, Great Britain, 1852-1860
- [Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
- [Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.
- [Book], Dr Arthur Andrews, Australasian Tokens and Coins, Trustees of the Mitchell Library, Sydney, Sydney, 1921, No. 31
- [Book], Dion Skinner - Renniks & Co Pty Ltd, Gilbert Heyde, Unofficial Coins of Colonial Australia and New Zealand, 1967, No. 22