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Other tokens and medals => Other tokens used for payments => Topic started by: malj1 on August 08, 2017, 09:17:08 AM

Title: Bell Brothers, North Shields
Post by: malj1 on August 08, 2017, 09:17:08 AM
Bell Brothers, North Shields

Penny - copper 30.7mm
Penny - scyphate - copper 30.8mm (with centre hole, unsure if this is correct or added later) ???

both uniface
Title: Re: Bell Brothers, North Shields
Post by: Figleaf on August 19, 2017, 09:45:03 AM
Hole is added later (not strictly in the centre of the token) with a professional tool (no ragged edges).

Peter
Title: Re: Bell Brothers, North Shields
Post by: malj1 on December 09, 2019, 07:04:26 AM
Bell Brothers, North Shields

Halfpenny uniface brass 25.4mm - scyphate - with centre hole.

It came with another penny which is brass this time.
Title: Re: Bell Brothers, North Shields
Post by: brandm24 on December 09, 2019, 10:47:50 AM
Hole is added later (not strictly in the centre of the token) with a professional tool (no ragged edges).

Peter
I agree, Peter. Not only off center but it partially obscures the denomination.

Bruce