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Shilling: CM.BI.2649-R

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Die-engraver: Halliday, Thomas
Issuer: Sheppard, William (Somerset, C19th)

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Notes

History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.46 mm
Image(width): 24.38 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Bristol

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (2009-09-02)

Dating

Production date: before AD 1811-09-06

Note

Milled edge

Components of the work

Object composed of silver

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Shield of arms with crest and supporters, date in exergue and legend around in milled border

  • Text: LET TRADE & COMMERCE FLOURISH / ¬∑BRISTOL ISSUED BY W. SHEPPARD EXCHANGE // SEP.T 6 1811
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Denomination in double wreath with legend around in milled border

  • Text: VALUE / 12 / PENCE // SOMERSETSHIRE WILTSHIRE / GLOUCESTERSHIRE // SOUTH WALES / AND BRISTOL TOKEN
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BI.2649-R
Primary reference Number: 170548
Dalton: 49
Davis: 45
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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