Berkshire W.44, 1671, Longcot, Albert Williams, Halfpenny Token, N.94

£81.00

1671 Berkshire, Longcot, Albert Williams, Halfpenny Token, W.44, N.94
An example of a rare 17th century token from the only issue for this locality.

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Description

1671 Berkshire, Longcot, Albert Williams, Halfpenny Token, W.44, N.94

An example of a rare 17th century token from the only issue for this locality. Well worn but with a little detail remaining. Ex Neil Beatton Collection, Noonans 21/2/2024 lot 44, C F K  Granger Collection, DNW 1/10/2014, lot 113, and Seaby 03/1966. Presented with old ticket and envelope.

O: ALBERT WILLIAMS MERCER around beaded inner circle, Mercer’s Arms within.
R: IN LONGCVTT 1671 around beaded inner circle, A 1/2D TOKEN and W over AA within.

This token is listed in Dickinson as Berkshire 44 and in Norweb as N.94. I would grade this token Good (Sheldon VG8) I have provided high-resolution close up photos so you can decide on a grade for yourself. 

For uncertified coins I provide a grading opinion using both the UK descriptive system and the Sheldon scale (based on ANA Grading Standards and/or PCGS Photograde) which will be better known to my US customers. I offer a grading opinion as a courtesy, but please examine the high resolution close up photos carefully and decide on a grade for yourself.