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Token - 1 Penny, M. Howard, Kingston, Jamaica, circa 1800 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 13610

1 Penny, Issued by M. Howard, Kingston, Jamaica, circa 1800
Mint not recorded
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 29 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.04 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: Tokens
Secondary Classification: Jamaica
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Pre-decimal
DateEra: circa 1800 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: A coach with two horses being driven by a coachman to right; above, M. HOWARD; in exergue, FERRY GRASS
Reverse Description: Saddled horse standing facing left being held by a groom;above, KNIGSTON; in exergue, JAMAICA
Edge Description: Milled \\\
Shape: Round
Material: Copper
Issued By: M Howard, Kingston, Jamaica, circa 1800
References: Prid.131
  1. [Book], Major Fred Pridmore, The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1965, 110 Pages

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