Trade token

Record number: CHEGM: 1912 344

Description: Eighteenth century trade token. Roe & Co. halfpenny payable at Chester.


issued byRoe & Co.

Place made: Chester

Period: 18th century

Material: bronze

Dimensions: diameter 28.5mm

Inscription: obverse Three castles PROMISSORY HALFPENNY PAYABLE AT around outside
N S E W around the three castles

Inscription: reverse R & Co (cypher) with owl above (the feet of the owl rest upon the two centre dots) CHESTER around outside
R&Co in centre

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