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Token - Halfpenny, New Brunswick, Canada, circa 1830 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 7507

1/2 Penny, Issued by, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, circa 1830
Mint unknown.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 28 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 4.901 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: Canada - New Brunswick
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: circa 1830 AD
Denomination: 1/2 Penny
Obverse Description: At centre, HALF / PENNY / TOKEN; around, * ST. JOHN NEW BRUNSWICK
Reverse Description: Sailing ship under sail right; around, FOR PUBLIC ACCOMMODATION .
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, circa 1830
References: H&W 98
  1. [Book], Robert Willey, Dr James Haxby, Coins of Canada, Racine, Wisconsin, 1972, 117 Pages

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